Listed as the starter at the SAM linebacker following spring practice … Has played in 32 games, earning 17 starts.
2014 (Junior): Played in and started all 12 games … Finished the year with 27 tackles, including nine solo stops, and two for losses … One of his TFLs was an assisted sack … Forced a fumble and recovered another … Had a season-high four stops, including one for a loss against Grambling State … Recorded two unassisted tackles at Abilene Christian and McNeese State … Also forced a fumble against the Cowboys … Recorded three stops, and recovered a fumble in the victory against Mississippi College … His lone assisted sack of the season came in the victory at Nicholls.
2013 (Sophomore): Played in 11 games, earning four starts ... Recorded 20 tackles, including five solo stops ... Was credited with 4.5 tackles for 17 yards in losses, including one sack ... Also recovered three fumbles ... Opened the year with a season-high five tackles, including one for a loss ... Also recovered two fumbles in the season-opening win over Oklahoma Panhandle State ... Only had one tackle against Bacone, but it was a sack ... Posted three-tackle efforts at Sam Houston State and at Southeastern Louisiana.
2012: Appeared in nine games as a true freshman and earned a start against Southeastern Louisiana (9/29) ... Registered five tackles on the year, including one for a 4-yard loss ... Finished with two tackles against the Lions and matched that total in the final game of the year at McNeese State (11/17) ... Added a stop in 31-0 win over Prairie View A&M (9/8).
High School: Three year varsity starter at Manor High School ... Named All-District 16-4A as a senior at defensive end ... Finished senior season with 97 tackles ... Earned second-team all-district honors as a junior after registering 132 tackles and two interceptions at safety ... Helped Mustangs to a 4-2 district mark as a senior and a spot in the playoffs ... Ranked among the top 20 linebackers in the state by Dave Campbell's Texas Football ... Also earned four letters in basketball ... Ranked in the top 10 percent of his class academically.
Personal: Mike Hargis was born on Nov. 30, 1993 ... Son of Michael and Rosalind Hargis ... Kinesiology major.