9 Andrew Shannon
9 Andrew Shannon
Height: 6-0
Weight: 213
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Trussville, Ala.
High School: Hewitt-Trussville HS
Previous College: Mississippi State
Position: DB

2010: Named second team all conference... Played and started 10 games his sophomore year... had four interceptions for a total of 105 yards... scored twice off interceptions... led the team with 68 tackles:   41 solo and 27 assisted... had three pass break-ups, seven pass deflections and two forced fumbles... four tackles for a loss of 12 yards.

2009:  Named Second-Team All-SCAC... played in all 10 and started eight games as a junior... one touchdown on a fumble return... 30 solo and 26 assisted tackles for 56 total... two tackles for a loss of nine yards... four broken up passes... two fumble recoveries...made the SCAC Fall Academic Honor Roll.

Pre-BSC:  Transferred to BSC after one season at Mississippi State, where he was a member of the Dean’s List and named Academic All-SEC... played under coach Hal Riddle at Hewitt-Trussville High School... 2007 team captain and All-Metro selection at Hewitt-Trussville in 2007... also lettered in baseball, serving as team captain in 2008... member of National Honor Society and A-B Honor Roll.

Personal:  Born on Jan. 31, 1990... son of Keith Shannon and Pam Shannon... has two brothers, Cole and Connor, and a sister, Caroline... uncle, Phil Allman, played football for the University of Alabama from 1974-78... uncle, Chris Allman, played baseball for the University of Alabama from 1982-84... majoring in business administration.