Third-Team Phil Steele's College Football Preview Preseason All-WAC (2010)
Quickly: Took bigger leadership role during spring, both on and off the field... Had big spring, coming up with big plays during scrimmages... Enters senior season with 11 career pass break-ups along with two career interceptions and 108 tackles (80 solo, 28 assists).
2009 (Jr.): Started all 12 games, one of four defenders and one of eight Aggies overall to do so... Posted 53 total tackles (38 solo, 15 assists), tying for fourth overall and third among defensive backs... Added two tackles for loss with one sack, the first of his career... Tallied a team-high seven pass break-ups, ranking tied for seventh in the WAC... Was also 10th overall in the league in passes defended with eight off seven pass break-ups and one interception, for a 0.58 passes defended per game average... Added a fumble recovery, a forced fumble and a blocked kick... Recorded a career-high three pass break-ups in the New Mexico State game, while lone interception of the season came in the home-opener against Southern Utah. .
2008 (So.): Played in 11 games, making one start... Posted 28 tackles (21 solo, seven assists)... Snared one interception and had pass break-up... Top outing was at Louisiana Tech with six tackles and his lone interception... Added five stops in BYU game, while posting four each in Utah and Boise State games.
2007 (Fr.): Played in eight games, starting two... Registered 27 tackles (21 solo, six assists) with one tackle for loss... Also had three pass break-ups... Posted six tackles in each of last two games of season at New Mexico State and Idaho... Had two pass breaks ups against Louisiana Tech and one at New Mexico State.
High School: Named league MVP as well as earning first-team honors as a quarterback and defensive back... Named first-team all-section as well as third-team all-state as a utility player... An all-area quarterback and defensive back as well as an all-district defensive back... Set a school record with 12 career interceptions, including eight as a junior and four as a senior... As a quarterback his final year he threw for 2,200 yards and 24 touchdowns with only two interceptions... Also rushed for 700 yards... Also a four-year letterwinner in basketball, earning all-conference and all-district honors after averaging 10.6 points and 6.8 assists per game in helping team to second-round of playoffs.
Personal: Born June 18, 1988 in Berkeley, Calif... Son of Karen Martin and Henry Beamon... Has one brother and one sister... Majoring in sociology.
Defense G/GS UT AT Total TFL Sack Int. PBU 2007(Fr.) 8/2 21 6 27 1.0-2 0-0 0-0 3 2008(So.) 11/1 21 7 28 0-0 0-0 1-0 1 2009(Jr.) 12/12 38 15 53 2.0-7 1.0-6 1-4 7 Totals 31/15 80 28 108 3.0-2 1.0-6 2-4 11