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Alex Magee
Alex Magee

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Oswego, Ill.

High School:
Oswego

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 295

Position:
Defensive End



2007: Started all 13 games ... had 38 tackles (24 solo, 14 assists), including 4.5 for loss, with two pass breakups, two fumble recoveries, one forced fumble and two blocked kicks ... blocked field goal attempts vs. Notre Dame on Sept. 29 and vs. Michigan State on Nov. 10 ... recorded career-high seven tackles (5 solo, 2 assists) at Michigan on Oct. 13 ... had career-high 3.0 tackles for loss at Indiana on Nov. 17.

2006: Appeared in all 14 games, including seven starts ... had 33 tackles (20 solo, 13 assists), including 2.5 sacks, with one interception, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and one blocked kick ... blocked 51-yard field goal attempt vs. Minnesota on Sept. 23 ... had season-high five tackles (2 solo, 3 assists) at Notre Dame on Sept. 30 ... recovered fumble in end zone for touchdown to go with three tackles, interception and forced fumble at Illinois on Nov. 11 ... interception and forced fumble led to go-ahead and insurance touchdowns.

2005: Appeared in all 11 games, including two starts ... had 18 tackles (10 solo, 8 assists), including 1.0 for loss ... made first career start and came up with season-high four tackles (2 solo, 2 assists), including 1.0 for loss, at Wisconsin on Oct. 22 ... started at Penn State on Oct. 29 ... equaled season high of four tackles (all solos) vs. Illinois on Nov. 12.

High School: Ranked as No. 32 defensive tackle in nation and No. 14 player in Illinois by Rivals.com ... No. 47 overall prospect in Midwest by Prep Football Report ... listed among ChicagoSports.com top 100 players ... Class 7A first team all-state as senior ... recorded 60 tackles, including 11 for loss and eight sacks ... named conference Player of the Year ... all-state his junior season ... also played fullback in short-yardage situations ... coach was Karl Hoinkes.

Personal: Given name is Arcilla Alexander Magee ... born April 28, 1987 ... law and society major ... aspires to work for FBI or Drug Enforcement Administration ... enjoys going to church.