Myles Slusher - Football - Arkansas Razorbacks

#2 Myles Slusher

DB | Jr | 6-0 | 194 | Broken Arrow, Okla. | Broken Arrow HS

2021 (SOPHOMORE): Played in 11 games with seven starts … Tallied 50 tackles (33 solo) with 3.0 tackles for loss, including 0.5 sacks … Finished tied for second on the team in interceptions with two … Racked up four pass breakups and two quarterback hurries … Recorded a tackle in his season debut against Georgia Southern (Sept. 18) … Tallied seven stops and a pass breakup against Auburn (Oct. 16) … Picked off a pass to go along with six tackles with 1.0 tackle for loss, including 0.5 sacks, against UAPB (Oct. 23) … Had seven tackles and a pass breakup against Mississippi State (Nov. 6) … Came up with two pass breakups and an interception in a six-tackle effort at LSU (Nov. 13) … Carded nine stops, including 1.0 tackles for loss, at Alabama (Nov. 20) … Career-high 10 tackles with a pass breakup against Mizzou (Nov. 26) … Logged five stops (all solo), including a tackle for loss, against Penn State (Jan. 1) in the Outback Bowl.

2020 (FRESHMAN): Played in six games and made one start at dimeback … Totaled 15 tackles (nine solo) with 1.0 tackle for loss … Tied for the team-lead recovering two fumbles … In his first career game, recovered a fumble against No. 4 Georgia (Sept. 26) … Earned first career start in Arkansas’ win at Mississippi State (Oct. 3), making three tackles … Set career-highs registering five tackles, all solo stops, with a forced fumble, fumble recovery and first career tackle for loss against LSU (Nov. 21) … First SEC freshman to record at least five solo tackles, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery in a game since 2011 … According to Pro Football Focus, played 199 snaps and earned a 65.7 defensive grade … Posted a season-high defensive grade of 78.2 against LSU … Saw action on 199 defensive and 18 special teams plays.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-star prospect by Rivals, 247Sports and ESPN … Rated as the No. 5 safety in the country by 247Sports … Ranked second in the state of Oklahoma by 247Sports and ESPN … Slotted in ESPN’s Top 300 at 204 … Four-year varsity letterwinner at Broken Arrow High School in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma … Recorded 26 tackles, two for loss, with one sack, an interception and four pass breakups as a senior in 2019 … Helped the Tigers to a 9-3 overall record with a semifinal appearance in the Class 6A-I Oklahoma playoffs … Tallied 68 total stops, three TFLs, with two interceptions and a recovered fumble during his junior campaign … Guided Broken Arrow HS to a spotless 13-0 record and the Oklahoma Class 6A-I state championship after a 28-20 victory over Jenks … Racked up 41 total tackles, 37 solo, with four interceptions in 2017 … CHOSE ARKANSAS OVER: Alabama, LSU, Ole Miss, Missouri, Texas A&M, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Oregon and others.

PERSONAL: Myles Slusher … Born March 1, 2002 … Son of Blanca and PJ Slusher … Has five siblings: Phillip, Jessica, Austin, Anthony and Reality.