Player Profiles

Isaiah                             Bruce
Class: r-Sr.
Hometown: Jacksonville, Fla.
Height: 6-1
Weight: 234
Sport: Football
Position: LB


• Has played in 37 career games and started 20
2014 (r-Jr.)
• Played in 13 games and started one
• Had 15 tackles, including 11 solo tackles and 3.5 tackles for loss and a pass breakup
• Used on 199 plays, including 110 on defense
• Saw action on a season-high 76 plays at Maryland, including 57 on defense
• Finished with two tackles at Oklahoma State, including assisting on a tackle for loss
• Season-high five solo tackles at Maryland
• Tied his career high with two tackles for loss at Maryland
• Had four tackles against Towson, including three solo tackles and a tackle for loss
2013 (r-So.)
• Iron Mountaineer honoree (2013) for excellence in the weight room
• Played in 11 games and started seven at Spur linebacker
• Finished with 43 tackles, including 26 solo tackles, five tackles for loss, three forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries
• Tied a career high in tackles for loss (2) at Kansas
• Set season highs in solo tackles (4) and total tackles (6) at Kansas State
2012 (r-Fr.)
• Played in all 13 games at Sam linebacker, starting 12
• Named Freshman All-American (, FoxSports. com, Phil Steele)
• Named All-Big 12 Conference Second Team (San Antonio Express-News) and Honorable Mention (AP)
• Led WVU in assisted tackles (43) and tied for the lead in fumbles recovered (2) and interceptions (2); also was second in total tackles
  (94), third in solo tackles (51) and fourth in tackles for loss (6.5)
• Registered game highs in tackles (16), assisted tackles (9) and fumble recoveries (1); also had seven solo tackles and one tackle for loss
  versus Marshall; also scored the first touchdown, returning a fumble 43 yards
• Was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week after his performance versus Marshall
2011 (Fr.)
• Redshirted
High School
• Coached by Paul Peterson at Providence High
• Four-year starter who helped lead Providence to a record of 33-11 over his career
• 2010 Jacksonville Times-Union Super 24
• Three-time first team all-city
• Birthday is September 11
• Son of Robert Spenser and Virginia Bruce
• One of three children
• Majoring in business management

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