2013 — Played in all 12 regular-season games before health prevented an appearance in the Alamo Bowl win . . . Recorded 21 total tackles (eight unassisted) while earning consecutive starting assignments vs. Washington State and UCLA, with seven of his tackles taking place while covering kicks . . . Matched a career-high with five tackles, including three solo stops, against the Cougars . . . Added three tackles in the season-opening win against Nicholls (2 solo) and vs. California (1 solo) . . . Credited with 0.5 tackles-for-loss in the win over the Golden Bears while taking part in a season-high 51 snaps . . . Added one tackle in the 2014 Spring Game.
2012 — Appeared in all 13 games, standing out as a reserve linebacker and on special teams … Earned sole starting assignment against Colorado, recording a collegiate-best five stops . . . Ranked fifth among team’s linebackers in tackles (34) to also accumulate five tackles vs. Tennessee Tech and Washington . . . Culminated year by receiving Ducks’ Most Improved Player award . . . Credited with a trio of solo stops against the Golden Eagles, Huskies and Arizona State . . . Tallied three tackles, including one tackle-for-loss for 11-yard loss at California, and added one pass breakup … Credited with four stops (three solo) and one pass breakup in win at Arizona State, as well as a quartet of takedowns vs. Fresno State (plus one QB hurry) … Made one tackle in win vs. Arkansas State in his collegiate debut.
2011 — Named scout team player of the week in back-to-back weeks for prep work ahead of wins at Stanford and Washington … Enrolled early and participated in spring practice. Recorded one tackle in the spring game.
BEFORE OREGON — The two-way standout and three-year letterwinner garnered four stars from Scout.com and ESPN … Rated as the 17th-best outside linebacker prospect by ESPN and the No. 20 prep OLB by CBS College Sports’ Tom Lemming and Rivals.com … One of only eight players in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Alaska and British Columbia to make the Tacoma News Tribune’s annual “Northwest Nuggets” list … As a senior, led the Lakers to the 6A state semifinals … Made 78 tackles and three interceptions on defense and rushed 214 times for 1,580 yards (7.4 yards per carry) and totaled 24 touchdowns on offense … Also had 14 receptions for 183 yards … Named the 2010 Offensive Player of the Year and was a first-team All-State safety and running back … Selected to the Three Rivers League All-Star team as a safety … Made the defensive second team for the 2010 Nike football training camp tour.
PERSONAL — Parents: Lionel and Michelle Coleman. Family: One brother, one sister. High School (Coach): Lake Oswego (Steve Coury), Dec. 2010. Major: Sociology.
HONORS AND AWARDS
Team’s Most Improved Player (Clarke Memorial Award)
COLEMAN'S CAREER BESTS
Tackles: 5, 5 times
Tackles for loss: 1.5, Colorado, 10/27/12 (5 yards)
Sacks: 1, South Dakota 08/30/14; Wyoming 09/13/14; Colorado, 10/27/12 (5 yards)
Pass breakups: 1, at Arizona State, 10/18/12 ; at California, 11/10/12
All-purpose yards: 1, at Colorado, 10/05/13
Kick returns: 1, at Colorado, 10/05/13
Kick return yards: 1, at Colorado, 10/05/13 (1 return)
Long kick return: 1, at Colorado, 10/05/13