11 Derek Rivers
11 Derek Rivers
Height: 6-5
Weight: 240
Year: So.
Hometown: Kinston, N.C.
High School: Kinston
Previous College: Fork Union Military Academy
Position: DE
Major: Undeclared
gp 12
tk 50.0
sac 13
int -
ffum 1

2013 (Freshman) | Game-By-Game Stats

Played in 10 games as a defensive end reserve...credited with 13 tackles, including seven solo stops...posted three sacks on the season...had three solo stops in win over Duquesne...against the Dukes had two tackles for losses, including a sack for a two-yard loss...in YSU debut had two solos and an assist stop against Dayton...had two tackles at Indiana State including a sack for an eight-yard loss...credited with two tackles at Michigan State...had tackles against Illinois State and UNI...also had three quarterback hurries...earned his first letter.

Fork Union: Was a standout on the defensive line in the fall of 2012...played defensive end...coach was John Shuman.

High School: Played linebacker and tight end at Kinston...was an all-conference selection on defense...Kinston advanced to NCHSAA 2A State Championship Game during senior season...lost to West Stokes in the finals, 21-14...coach was Nick Anderson...also played basketball...as a senior, Vikings were 26-4 winning the NCHSAA 2A Championship by defeating Waxhaw Cuthbertson 58-55 in the finals.

Personal: Parents are John Rivers and Mary Leinonen...major is business...is the 2014-15 recipient of the Curbstone Coaches Athletic Scholarship.

Recent Games
Oct 18 Southern Illinois W, 26-14
Oct 25 at South Dakota State W, 30-27
Nov 1 South Dakota W, 28-17
Nov 8 at Illinois State L, 35-21
Nov 15 Indiana State L, 27-24
Nov 22 at North Dakota State L, 38-14
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 31 23
Assists 19 18
Tackles 50.0 41.0
Tackles per game 4.2 5.1
Sacks 13 9
Sack yards 69 44
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries 1 1
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 30 at Illinois L, 28-17 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 6 Duquesne W, 34-23 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Butler W, 44-13 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 52-23 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 at Missouri State W, 14-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 Western Illinois L, 30-24 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Southern Illinois W, 26-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at South Dakota State W, 30-27 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 South Dakota W, 28-17 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 at Illinois State L, 35-21 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Indiana State L, 27-24 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at North Dakota State L, 38-14 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 30 at Illinois L, 28-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 6 Duquesne W, 34-23 - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Butler W, 44-13 - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 52-23 - - - - - - -
Oct 4 at Missouri State W, 14-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 11 Western Illinois L, 30-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Southern Illinois W, 26-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at South Dakota State W, 30-27 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 South Dakota W, 28-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 8 at Illinois State L, 35-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Indiana State L, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at North Dakota State L, 38-14 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 30 at Illinois L, 28-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 6 Duquesne W, 34-23 - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Butler W, 44-13 - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 52-23 - - - - - - -
Oct 4 at Missouri State W, 14-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 11 Western Illinois L, 30-24 - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Southern Illinois W, 26-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at South Dakota State W, 30-27 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 South Dakota W, 28-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 8 at Illinois State L, 35-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Indiana State L, 27-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at North Dakota State L, 38-14 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 30 at Illinois L, 28-17 - - - - - 0
Sep 6 Duquesne W, 34-23 - - - - - 0
Sep 13 Butler W, 44-13 - - - - - 0
Sep 20 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 52-23 - - - - - 0
Oct 4 at Missouri State W, 14-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 11 Western Illinois L, 30-24 - - - - - 0
Oct 18 Southern Illinois W, 26-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 25 at South Dakota State W, 30-27 - - - - - 0
Nov 1 South Dakota W, 28-17 - - - - - 0
Nov 8 at Illinois State L, 35-21 - - - - - 0
Nov 15 Indiana State L, 27-24 - - - - - 0
Nov 22 at North Dakota State L, 38-14 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 30 at Illinois L, 28-17 - - - - - - - -
Sep 6 Duquesne W, 34-23 - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Butler W, 44-13 - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 52-23 - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 at Missouri State W, 14-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 Western Illinois L, 30-24 - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Southern Illinois W, 26-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at South Dakota State W, 30-27 - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 South Dakota W, 28-17 - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 at Illinois State L, 35-21 - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Indiana State L, 27-24 - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at North Dakota State L, 38-14 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 30 at Illinois L, 28-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 6 Duquesne W, 34-23 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Butler W, 44-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 52-23 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 at Missouri State W, 14-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 Western Illinois L, 30-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Southern Illinois W, 26-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at South Dakota State W, 30-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 South Dakota W, 28-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 at Illinois State L, 35-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Indiana State L, 27-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at North Dakota State L, 38-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 30 at Illinois L, 28-17 1 - - - - 0
Sep 6 Duquesne W, 34-23 1 - - - - 0
Sep 13 Butler W, 44-13 1 - - - - 0
Sep 20 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 52-23 1 - - - - 0
Oct 4 at Missouri State W, 14-7 1 - - - - 0
Oct 11 Western Illinois L, 30-24 1 - - - - 0
Oct 18 Southern Illinois W, 26-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 25 at South Dakota State W, 30-27 1 - - - - 0
Nov 1 South Dakota W, 28-17 1 - - - - 0
Nov 8 at Illinois State L, 35-21 1 - - - - 0
Nov 15 Indiana State L, 27-24 1 - - - - 0
Nov 22 at North Dakota State L, 38-14 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 30 at Illinois L, 28-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 6 Duquesne W, 34-23 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 13 Butler W, 44-13 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 20 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 52-23 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 4 at Missouri State W, 14-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 11 Western Illinois L, 30-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 18 Southern Illinois W, 26-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 25 at South Dakota State W, 30-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 1 South Dakota W, 28-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 8 at Illinois State L, 35-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 15 Indiana State L, 27-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 22 at North Dakota State L, 38-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 30 at Illinois L, 28-17 1 0 1.0 1 7 1 7 1 - - - - - - - -
Sep 6 Duquesne W, 34-23 2 1 3.0 1 6 2 9 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Butler W, 44-13 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Saint Francis (Pa.) W, 52-23 4 0 4.0 2 12 3 15 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 at Missouri State W, 14-7 2 3 5.0 0.5 0 1.5 2 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 Western Illinois L, 30-24 3 4 7.0 - - 1 5 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Southern Illinois W, 26-14 4 2 6.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at South Dakota State W, 30-27 6 2 8.0 3 9 3 9 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 South Dakota W, 28-17 5 1 6.0 3.5 24 3.5 24 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 at Illinois State L, 35-21 2 3 5.0 1 5 1 5 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Indiana State L, 27-24 1 2 3.0 1 6 1 6 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at North Dakota State L, 38-14 0 1 1.0 - - 0 - - 1 - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 12 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 16 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 49 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 12 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 16 1 8 0.5 8.0 0 8 - -
Total 49 1 8 0.2 8.0 0 8 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2013-14 10 - - - - - - -
2014-15 12 - - - - - - -
2015-16 11 - - - - - - -
2016-17 16 - - - - - - -
Total 49 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 12 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 16 - - - - - - - 0
Total 49 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2013-14 10 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 12 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 16 - - - - - - - -
Total 49 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2013-14 10 - - - - 0 .0
2014-15 12 - - - - 0 .0
2015-16 11 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 16 8 - - - 8 .5
Total 49 8 - - - 8 .2
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2013-14 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 0 - - - - 0 - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 0 - - - - 0 - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2013-14 10 7 6 13.0 1.3 2.5 12 4.5 16 - - - - - - -
2014-15 12 31 19 50.0 4.2 13 69 17 82 1 1 0 - - - -
2015-16 11 38 14 52.0 4.7 8 62 15.5 87 1 - - - - - -
2016-17 16 44 14 58.0 3.6 14 86 19.5 96 1 3 11 - - 1 -
Total 49 120 53 173.0 3.5 37.5 229 56.5 281 3 4 11 - - 1 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 12 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 12 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 12 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 7 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 5 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 4 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 12 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 5 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 12 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 8 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 7 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 7 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 5 - - - - 0 .0
-
August 1 - - - - 0 .0
September 3 - - - - 0 .0
October 4 - - - - 0 .0
November 4 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
August 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 12 31 19 50.0 4.2 13 69 17 82 1 1 0 - - - -
Conference 8 23 18 41.0 5.1 9 44 11 51 - 1 0 - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 20 10 30.0 4.3 7.5 48 10.5 59 - - - - - - -
Away 5 11 9 20.0 4.0 5.5 21 6.5 23 1 1 0 - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 24 9 33.0 4.7 10 51 13 59 - - - - - - -
Losses 5 7 10 17.0 3.4 3 18 4 23 1 1 0 - - - -
-
August 1 1 0 1.0 1.0 1 7 1 7 1 - - - - - -
September 3 7 1 8.0 2.7 3 18 5 24 - - - - - - -
October 4 15 11 26.0 6.5 3.5 9 5.5 16 - - - - - - -
November 4 8 7 15.0 3.8 5.5 35 5.5 35 - 1 0 - - - -