Jake Fely was named a second-team performer after recording 86 tackles, and
leading the squad in solo stops (64), tackles for loss (11.5), sacks (7)
and forced fumbles (2). Fely, who also has two fumble recoveries and a
PBU, ranks fourth in the conference in both sacks per game (0.58) and
TFL per game (0.96). He twice was named the MW Defensive Player of the
Week (Oct. 15 and Oct. 19), becoming the first SDSU player to do that
since Joe Martin in 2006.
2012 Polynesian All American participant
Sam Meredith also was an honorable-mention pick after starting all 12 games
at defensive tackle as a true sophomore, while helping San Diego State
lead the league in rushing defense (140.2). He finished the regular
season with 31 tackles, 4.5 TFL, one sack, a fumble recovery and a PBU.
He led all Aztec defensive linemen in tackles, TFL, PBUs and fumble