21  Ian Hoskins
Ian Hoskins
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Campbellsville, Ky.

High School:
Campbellsville

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 253

Position:
DT

Experience:
3L

JUNIOR Season (2007)
Saw action in all 12 games and earned nine starts...recorded 38 total tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss (-21 yards), and 2.5 sacks (-14 yards)...recorded a season-high six tackles against both Cincinnati and Southern Miss...credited with sacks against New Hampshire, Cincinnati and Southern Miss.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2006)
Started the first 10 games of the season at linebacker before suffering a season-ending knee injury at East Carolina...Finished with 27 tackles, a forced fumble and three pass break-ups...Made four tackles in the season opener at West Virginia...Also had four stops at Tennessee and against UCF...Registered back-to-back three-tackle performances at UAB and against Memphis including a half tackle for loss...Recorded five tackles against Tulane.

R-FRESHMAN SEASON (2005)
Played in all 11 games for the Herd, starting four at linebacker...Hoskins made first career start at Virginia Tech on Oct. 8...Finished season with 15 tackles and a TFL...Recorded his first tackle of the season against William & Mary...Had a season-high four tackles at Virginia Tech...Added three stops in his second start against UAB...Recorded two stops against Southern Miss and East Carolina.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2004)
Redshirted, did not play.

High School
Lettered and starred in baseball, basketball, and football at Campbellsville High...The Kentucky Class A Region 2 Player-of-the-Year as voted on by the Kentucky Football Coaches Association...Produced more than 1,800 yards rushing, caught 21 passes for 285 yards, and scored 24 touchdowns and two two-point conversions as a senior...Also notched 86 tackles and grabbed six interceptions...Three-time team offensive MVP...Two-time leadership award winner...Second in CHS history in touchdowns and all-purpose yards...Selected for the 2004 Kentucky vs. Tennessee All-Star game...All-state centerfielder in baseball and a standout basketball player...Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes and the Cultural Diversity Awareness Club.

Personal
Full name is Ian Monroe Hoskins...Born June 24, 1986...son of James and June Hoskins...his father played baseball and basketball at Campbellsville University...has one brother, Marlon Hoskins, and one sister Rhonda Leigh...chose Marshall because of the family atmosphere and the high graduation rates...his hobbies include swimming and dancing...he lists legendary baseball player Josh Gibson as the one person he would like to go back in time and meet...his favorite author is Stephen King...graduated in May with a degree in education and now enrolled in graduate school.