Academic All-Big 12 (1st Team)... played 13 games (13 starts) with all 13 starts at right tackle on the offensive line... finished collegiate career with 25 consecutive starts and a total of 29 starts on the offensive line... part of the offensive line that helped pave the way for the Red Raider running backs that rushed for 1,674 yards during the regular season (12 games) - the most by Texas Tech since 1998 (2,219).
Played 12 games (12 starts) with three starts at center and nine starts at right tackle on the offensive line.
Played in three games (0 starts) on the offensive line... made season debut at No. 16 Oklahoma (11/13).
Played in six games while making four starts ... suffered season ending injury at Nebraska after a solid start.
A massive high school prospect with rare versatility ... named first-team All-District 18-2A as both an offensive and defensive linemen following senior season at New Diana ... earned Associated Press second-team Class 2A All-State honors after totaling an impressive 72 pancakes and 43 knockdowns on offense and adding 96 tackles on defense during final prep campaign ... noted for not having given up a sack during high school career in what amounted to more than 430 pass attempts ... tallied 306 tackles, including 45 for loss, and 10 sacks over the course of three varsity seasons for the Eagles ... a second-team All-State selection on the offensive line following junior season ... named first-team All-East Texas by the Longview News-Journal on both offense and defense following junior and senior seasons ... chosen to the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal's `Top 100' for 2008 ... regarded as a three-star player and listed as the No. 71 offensive tackle in the nation by Rivals.com ... ranked as the No. 36 offensive tackle prospect in the country by the ESPN Scouts Inc. ...also received a three-star rating from Scout.com and is ranked by the recruiting service as the No. 55 tackle nationally ... attended Texas Tech Football Camp prior to senior year ... chose Tech over Arizona, Colorado, Kansas State, LSU and Oklahoma State.
Terry McDaniel ... born on August 2, 1989 in Shawnee, Okla. ... son of Russell and Kim McDaniel ... father is a the head football coach and athletics director at New Diana and a graduate of Southeastern Oklahoma ... mother is a seventh grade science teacher and also a graduate of Southeastern Oklahoma ... has one sister, Lauren ... majoring in history.