#42 Justin Cox
|HOMETOWN/HIGH SCHOOL (LAST SCHOOL)||Knoxville, Tenn./Knox Halls HS|
2010 (SENIOR): Played in nine contests with eight starts at defensive end, recording 16 tackles, 5.0 tackles for loss and one sack ... Also recorded one quarterback hurry and one pass breakup ... Made one tackle at Austin Peay and versus Campbellsville Univ. before an injury sidelined him for two games ... Recorded two tackles for loss with one sack against Lindsey Wilson ... Collected one stop versus Shorter Univ. and two tackles, 0.5 for loss, at Faulkner Univ. ... Registered season-high four tackles at Bethel Univ. ... Posted two stops, 1.0 for loss, versus Belhaven Univ. and two tackles, 1.5 for loss, at the Univ. of the Cumberlands.
2009 (JUNIOR): Played in nine games with seven starts at defensive end, registering 22 tackles, three for loss, with half a sack, three forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and one pass breakup ... Recovered a fumble, broke up a pass and collected one tackle in season opener versus Campbellsville Univ. ... Missed contest at Newberry College because of injury ... Posted three tackles with half a sack against the Univ. of the Cumberlands ... Made one stop for loss and forced a fumble at Bethel Univ. ... Tallied season-best five tackles, 0.5 for loss, versus Faulkner Univ. ... Recorded pair of stops at UVA-Wise and against Belhaven College ... Made four stops at Shorter College, forcing two fumbles ... Did not play at Kentucky Christian because of injury ... Collected four tackles at Lambuth Univ.
2008 (SOPHOMORE): Posted 10 tackles in five games ... Collected three stops versus Bethel College ... Recorded two tackles at the Univ. of the Cumberlands, versus Kentucky Christian and against Lambuth Univ. ... Registered one sack versus Kentucky Christian.
2007: Registered two tackles, including one sack, in season opener at Tennessee Tech before an injury forced him to miss the rest of the year.
2006 (FRESHMAN): Recorded 19 tackles in eight games ... Posted season-best five stops at UVA-Wise ... Collected at least two tackles in seven games ... Recovered a fumble against Lambuth Univ.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner for coach Kevin Julian at Knox Halls HS ... Named All-State as senior and Honorable Mention All-State as sophomore ... Three-time All-Region selection and Honorable Mention All-Region as freshman.
PERSONAL: Justin Michael Cox ... Son of Michael Cox and Karen Wakefield ... Born April 1, 1988 ... Majoring in Sports Management.