|City/State:||Spring Valley, Calif.|
|High School:||Helix HS|
2011 — Second among defensive linemen with a 31-inch vertical during winter conditioning.
2010 — Saw action in six games, including four of the final six … Made first collegiate tackle vs. Portland State … Had a pair of pass breakups in his collegiate debut vs. New Mexico … Named team’s defensive scout of the week for preparations leading up to win vs. the Lobos … Ranked fifth among defensive linemen in the shuttle run (4.18) during winter testing.
Redshirt season … Winner of the defensive scout team award at team’s post-season banquet … Selected defensive scout team player of the week following victories over UCLA and Arizona State, as well as for aiding preparations vs. Boise State.
Played outside linebacker and defensive end under head coach Troy Starr, who was on Urban Meyer’s Florida staff in 2007, at Helix High School of the Grossmont-South League … Was a Union-Tribune all-San Diego second-team defense selection … A three-star recruit according to both Rivals.com and Scout.com … Ranked the No. 38 defensive end in the nation by Scout.com and the No. 60 defensive end by Rivals.com … Team posted a 10-2-1 record in his senior season and won eight straight games before falling to Oceanside HS in the San Diego Section championship game played at Qualcomm Stadium, 18 days before Oregon defeated Oklahoma State on same field in the Holiday Bowl … Also played basketball at Helix under head coach John Singer.
Born Anthony Daniel Andersen on Nov.13, 1991 in Spring Valley, Calif. Parents: Herbert and Patricia Andersen. High School (Coach): Helix La Mesa (Troy Starr) 2009. Major: Pre-Business. Redshirt: 2009.