The Oakland Raiders have selected defensive tackle Treyvon Hester in the seventh round of the 2017 NFL Draft.
Named second-team ALL-MAC… third time on All-MAC team… Made third team in 2013 and second team in 2014… invited to play in East-West Shrine Game on Jan.21…39 tackles, 5.0 sacks, 8.0 tackles for loss…Tied for eighth in MAC in sacks…Season-high eight tackles vs. WMU…Returned to action vs. Ball State after missing two games due to an injury….Also missed Camellia Bowl due to injury…Three tackles, one sack, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and two QB hurries vs Ohio…Three tackles, two QB hurries at EMU… Five tackles, 2.0 TFL vs. Maine…Five tackles and one sack vs. Arkansas State…On official watch lists for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy (top defensive player) and Outland Trophy (top interior lineman)… Voted team captain by his teammates.
34 tackles, 6.5 TFL, 2.5 sacks, five QB hurries...Four tackles, two QB hurries and a pass breakup in bowl win over Temple...Season-high five tackles vs. BGSU...Four tackles, 2.5 TFL and a sack vs. Arkansas State...Forced fumble on sack that was recovered on ASU's three-yard line and led to UT touchdown one play later...Four tackles and one TFL vs. Arkansas.
Second-team All-MAC...45 tackles, 7.0 TFL...Season-high eight tackles vs. Northern Illinois...Six tackles vs. Cincinnati and EMU...2.5 tackles for loss vs. Arkansas State in the GoDaddy Bowl...In on at least one tackle behind the line of scrimmage in nine games.
Named third-team All-MAC as a freshman...Played in all 12 games, starting nine...Totaled 39 tackles, 7.5 tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks...One pass break up...Season-high nine tackles vs. Navy.
Sat out season as a redshirt.
Signed with the Rockets in 2012 but did not join the program until 2013...Earned first-team all-state and first-team All-WPIAL honors...Three-star recruit by Rivals.com...Chosen to Pittsburgh Tribune's "Fabulous 22" team and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's "Terrific 25" team...As a junior, made second-team all-state as an offensive lineman...High school coach was Ron Graham.
Full name is Treyvon Ramal Hester...Birthdate: Sept. 21, 1992...Parents are Anthony Hester and Theresa Reynolds...Criminal justice major.
Career Game Highs
Tackles: 9 (Navy, 10-19-13)
Tackles For Loss: 2.5 (Arkansas State, 1-4-15)