All-around talent who adds depth to the defensive end rotation.
Backup performer at defensive end who was credited with a career-best eight tackles... Credited with a career-best two in the opener vs. UCLA and matched that vs. Marshall... Credited with a tackle and recovered a fumble on a kickoff return in the Armed Forces Bowl.
Made his debut against Texas in the opener and also saw action as a reserve against Purdue both at defensive end and on
special teams...Credited with his first career tackle at Baylor and also forced a fumble on a kickoff return... Repeated
those numbers the following week at Southern Miss, with his forced fumble returned for a touchdown by Michael
Kutzler... Picked up a solo stop vs. Memphis.
Honey Grove High School
Four-time All District 11-2A selection for coach James Fuller at Honey Grove...Led the Warriors in rushing for three
consecutive seasons... Team reached the area championship in both his freshman and sophomore seasons... Also played
basketball and earned All Red River Valley honorable mention as a sophomore... Academic All District... Member of the
Full Name: Zachary Patt... Born: Feb. 6, 1992 at Paris... Parents: Roy Gene and Delores Patt (one brother)... Rice major: Undeclared in the Humanities division