Player Profiles

Terrell                            Chestnut
Class: r-Sr.
Hometown: Pottstown, Pa.
Height: 5-11
Weight: 188
Sport: Football
Position: CB


• Has played in 28 career games and started 15
2014 (r-Jr.)
• Started all 12 games in which he played
• Had 35 tackles, including 25 solo stops, an interception, seven pass breakups, forced a fumble and returned a fumble recovery 35
   yards for a touchdown
• Saw action on 721 plays, including 611 on defense
• Used on a season-high 91 defensive plays at Iowa State
• Three solo tackles against Texas A&M in the Liberty Bowl, along with tying career-high two pass breakups
• Finished with three solo tackles and had his first career interception at Iowa State
• Registered three tackles against Kansas State
• Had five tackles at Texas; including four unassisted tackles and a career-high two pass breakups
• Finished with two solo tackles against TCU; also forced and returned fumble 35 yards for a touchdown
• Missed the Oklahoma State game with injury
• Finished with three tackles against Kansas
• Tied his season high six tackles against Oklahoma
• Career-high five unassisted tackles against Oklahoma
• Season-high six tackles at Maryland
• Season-high three unassisted tackles at Maryland
• Finished with four tackles against Alabama
2013 (r-So.)
• Played in 10 games
• Added depth at cornerback and used on special teams
• Finished with 10 tackles, including seven unassisted tackles and a forced fumble
• Set a career high in unassisted tackles (2) vs. Texas
• Set a career high in solo tackles (3) and total tackles (3) at TCU
• Recorded two tackles vs. Texas Tech
• First career forced fumble vs. Texas Tech
2012 (r-Fr.)
• Saw action at boundary cornerback
• Played in six games and started three
• Assisted on a tackle against Syracuse in the Pinstripe Bowl before leaving the game with a knee injury
• Tied season high with two tackles against Kansas, including a tackle for loss
• Season-high two tackles and a pass breakup at Iowa State
• Earned first career start against Oklahoma, finishing with a solo tackle and a pass breakup
• Saw first career action against TCU
2011 (Fr.)
• Redshirted
High School
• Coached by former Mountaineer Rick Pennypacker at Pottsgrove High
• As a four-year starter, helped lead Pottsgrove to a four-year record of 46-9, including a 10-3 mark in 2010
• Four-time first team all-state
• Played in the 2011 Big 33 Game between Ohio and Pennsylvania
• Two time PAC-10 MVP of the Year
• Two-time Pottstown Mercury Area Player of the Year
• Two time All-Southeastern Pennsylvania
• Four-time first team All-Pioneer Athletic Conference
• 2010 Maxwell Football Club Mini Maxwell Award
• 2010 PAC-10 Defensive Player of the Year
• Birthday is December 10
• Son of Charlotte Barnes
• One of seven children
• Majoring in sociology and anthropology
• Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll

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