58   Mike Cotton
Mike Cotton

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
O'Fallon, IL

High School:
O'Fallon Township

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 213

Position:
LB

Experience:
1L


04/09/2014

Rosters Set for 2014 Huskie Bowl

Game set for April 19 at 3 p.m.

04/10/2013

Teams Set for Inaugural Huskie Bowl

Both coaches satisfied with depth and talent

04/08/2013

NIU Huskies 2013 - Spring Practice Notes

Practice #8

04/01/2013

NIU Huskies 2013 - Spring Practice Notes

Practice 4

10/09/2012

Huskies Put Streaks on Line Saturday Versus Buffalo

Bulls Visit Huskie Stadium for Homecoming Tilt

10/22/2013

Weekly Football Press Conference: Eastern Michigan

Week 9 football press conference with Head coach Rod Carey and players Perez Ford, Matt Krempel and Dechane Durante.

09/30/2013

Northern Illinois Dominate Purdue, 55-24

Highlights from the Huskies historic 55-24 win over the Boilermakers at Ross-Ade Stadium.

09/01/2013

NIU defeats Iowa, 30-27

NIU rallied for a 30-27 victory over Iowa Saturday.

01/03/2013

Huskies Fall to Seminoles

Highlights from the Huskies historic game

12/30/2012

NIU players visit children at the hospital

Players and coach Rod Carey visit children at Baptist Children Hospital

2012: Saw action in nine games as a true freshman, finishing the season with four tackles. Played primarily on NIU's special teams units. Made a season-high two stops against Kansas (9-22). Recorded his first career tackle against UT Martin (9-8). Also made a solo stop at Army (9-15).

High School: Earned first team all-state, St. Louis Post-Dispatch all-Metro and all-conference honors following his senior season at O'Fallon Township High School. Posted 81 tackles and seven sacks in 2011, helping the Panthers to a share of the Southwestern Conference Championship. Led the OTHS defense that only gave up 15.7 points per game in 2011 en route to an appearance in the Class 7A quarterfinals. Took all-state and first team all-conference honors following his junior season. Posted 91 tackles and 10 sacks for the Panthers. Helped O'Fallon to a conference championship in 2010.

Personal: Born Jan. 18, 1993. Son of Mike and Mary Cotton.