Football Buries NC State (Photos by Steven Jensen)
Photos by Steve Jensen
Georgia Tech vs. Virginia - UTSI
2014 (Redshirt Sophomore): Played in all 14 games ... Had 11 tackles, including five solo ... Registered one tackle vs. Florida State in ACC Championship Game (Dec. 6) ... Tallied career high with three tackles at Georgia (Nov. 29) ... Recorded two tackles at NC State (Nov. 8) ... Had two solo tackles vs. Virginia (Nov. 1) ... Registered two tackles at North Carolina (Oct. 18) ... Recorded one solo tackle vs. Duke (Oct. 11) ... Returned blocked punt for 46 yards setting up scoring drive at Tulane (Sept. 6).
2013 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in eight games ... Recorded four tackles and half-tackle for loss ... Recorded tackle and half-tackle for loss in first collegiate game vs. Elon (Aug. 31) ... Had tackle in each of final three games of season – vs. Alabama A&M, Georgia and Ole Miss.
2012 (True Freshman): Redshirted, did not play ... 2012-13 ACC Honor Roll.
High School: Jackson-Olin HS ... Played for head coach Terence Amos ... Amassed 122 tackles, 32 tackles for loss, six sacks, two interceptions, and two forced fumbles as senior ... Honorable mention All-America pick and selected as Alabama defensive player of the year ... Two-time team MVP ... Rated three stars and ranked No. 30 recruit in Alabama by Rivals ... Ranked No. 35 prospect in Alabama and No. 39 inside linebacker nationally by 247Sports.com ... Set 6A region record with 30 tackles in one game ... Blocked 10 punts in prep career.
Personal: Full name is Beau Bryson Hankins ... Son of Stacey Hankins ... Has three siblings – Nicole, Eva and Brian Jr. ... Born Feb. 1, 1994, in Mesa, Ariz. ... Was age 7 when father introduced him to football ... Wore No. 12 in high school, which was same number worn by father, who passed away in 2009 ... Member of National Honor Society in high school and graduated in top one percent of class ... Majoring in business administration.