First-quarter interceptions helped Purdue build an early 21-0 lead
The Boilermakers had their first practice of the 2016 season
The offense has never lost the Jersey Scrimmage under Darrell Hazell
Saturday is Purdue's latest Homecoming game since 1931
Purdue hosts Nebraska after a bye week for the third straight year
2015: Started all 12 games … led the team with 88 total tackles on the year, including 54 solo stops, with a tackle for loss, nine PBUs and a pair of interceptions … had three tackles, an interception and two PBUs at Marshall on Sept. 6 … finished with three tackles, including a TFL, against Indiana State on Sept. 12 … tallied a career-high 11 total tackles, including eight solo stops, and a PBU vs. Virginia Tech on Sept. 19 … had a three tackles and a pair of PBUs vs. Bowling Green on Sept. 26 … had seven stops, three solo, at No. 2 Michigan State on Oct. 3… tied career high with 11 tackles, six solo, vs. Minnesota on Oct. 10 … finished with seven tackles, a PBU and returned an interception 66 yards to set up a second quarter offensive touchdown at Wisconsin on Oct. 17 … tied career best with eight solo tackles and finished with 10 total stops and a PBU vs. Nebraska on Oct. 31 … had seven tackles, four solo, against Illinois on Nov. 7 … recorded seven tackles, five solo, and a PBU at Northwestern on Nov. 14 … tallied nine tackles, four solo, and a PBU at No. 6 Iowa on Nov. 21 … finished with 10 tackles, seven solo, against Indiana on Nov. 28.
2014: Appeared in all 12 games, starting two … finished with 25 tackles, 15 solo, with a TFL and PBU … made two tackles, one solo, against Western Michigan on Aug. 30 … had one tackle against No. 11 Notre Dame on Sept. 13 … recorded 3 tackles, one solo, at Illinois on Oct. 4 … recorded four solo tackles and first career PBU against No. 8 Michigan State on Oct. 11 … had two solo tackles at Minnesota on Oct. 18 … finished with four tackles, one solo, at No. 17 Nebraska on Nov. 1 … recorded eight tackles, five solo, and first collegiate TFL against No. 25 Wisconsin on Nov. 8 … had one solo tackle against Northwestern on Nov. 22.
2013: Appeared in 11 of 12 games, making two starts … finished the season with 17 tackles, including 13 solo stops … started against Nebraska and at Michigan State … had one unassisted tackles in first collegiate appearance at Cincinnati on Aug. 31 … finished with three tackles at No. 24 Wisconsin on Sept. 21 … had three tackles in first collegiate start against Nebraska on Oct. 12 … finished with two tackles at Michigan State on Oct. 19, vs. No. 4 Ohio State on Nov. 2, at Penn State on Nov. 16 and at Indiana on Nov. 30.
High School: Rated as a four-star recruit and the No. 37 athlete in the nation by ESPN.com … three-star prospect and the No. 64 cornerback in the nation by Rivals.com … had 80 tackles, four forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and two interceptions, one of which he returned for a touchdown as a senior … participated in the 2013 Private vs. Public Game in Miami.
Personal: Given name is Leroy Eugene Clark ... born Jan. 30, 1995 ... majoring in sociology ... enjoys fishing.