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Antwaun Rogers
Antwaun Rogers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Middletown, Ohio

High School:
Middletown

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 172

Position:
Cornerback



Career: Ranks tied for ninth on Purdue career pass breakups list with 26 and tied for 19th with six interceptions.

2004: Preseason No. 7-ranked cornerback in the nation by Phil Steele's ... ranked No. 16 by The Sporting News.

2003: Named honorable mention All-Big Ten by coaches and media ... started all 13 games ... second on team with eight pass breakups ... recorded 61 tackles (45 solo, 16 assists) with one interception, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery ... had seven solo tackles at Wake Forest on Sept. 13 ... came up with interception vs. Arizona on Sept. 20 ... tallied career-high 11 tackles (6 solo, 5 assists) vs. Notre Dame on Sept. 27 ... had career-high three pass breakups vs. Illinois on Oct. 4 ... recovered fumble vs. Penn State on Oct. 11 ... finished with 10 tackles (7 solo, 3 assists) at Michigan on Oct. 25 ... forced fumble vs. Georgia in Capital One Bowl on Jan. 1.

2002: Started all 13 games ... topped team with 13 pass breakups ... had two interceptions ... ranked sixth in Big Ten with 15 passes defended (breakups plus interceptions) ... had 59 tackles (40 solo, 19 assists) ... had season-high two pass breakups vs. Illinois State on Aug. 31 ... recorded season-high nine tackles (7 solo, 2 assists) to go with two pass breakups and an interception vs. Western Michigan on Sept. 14 ... had eight tackles (5 solo, 3 assists) and two pass breakups vs. Minnesota on Sept. 28 ... recorded two pass breakups and an interception at Michigan State on Nov. 16 ... finished with six tackles (5 solo, 1 assist) and two pass breakups vs. Washington in Sun Bowl on Dec. 31.

2001: Received team's Newcomer Award -- Defense for spring season ... started all 12 games ... tied for second on team with three interceptions (also Joe Odom) ... tied for second with five pass breakups (also Stuart Schweigert and Ashante Woodyard) ... had 50 tackles (36 solo, 14 assists), including four for loss, with one fumble recovery ... average of 0.25 interceptions per game ranked tied for 10th in Big Ten ... came up with first career interception vs. Akron on Sept. 22 ... recorded seven solo tackles at Michigan on Oct. 13 ... had season-high nine tackles (6 solo, 3 assists) vs. Northwestern on Oct. 27 ... had career-high two tackles for loss and season-high two pass breakups vs. Illinois on Nov. 3 ... recovered fumble vs. Michigan State on Nov. 17 ... had eight tackles (4 solo, 4 assists) at Indiana on Nov. 24 ... picked off two interceptions vs. Washington State in Sun Bowl on Dec. 31.

2000: Did not play.

High School: Ranked as No. 16 defensive back and No. 150 player overall in nation by Prep Football Report ... two-time all-academic honoree ... recorded 30 tackles with one interception and six blocked kicks as senior ... as running back had 51 carries for 230 yards (4.5 average) and 14 receptions for 155 yards (11.1 average) with four touchdowns ... coach was Chip Otton ... member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Given name is David Antwaun Rogers ... born Aug. 29, 1982 ... sociology major ... interests include art, music and bowling.