Third-year sophomore will compete for playing time in a talented linebacker group ... Assisted on four tackles during the Maroon and White Game (4/24/10) ... 2009: Did not earn playing time during the 2009 season ... Was the MSU Defensive Scout Team Player of the Week for the Oct. 10 game against South Dakota State ... 2008: Redshirted his first season at Missouri State ... Named MSU Defensive Scout Team Player of the Week after Western Illinois (10/4/08) game ... High School: Collected 157 tackles and earned Class 5 all-state honors as a senior at Glendale High in Springfield, Mo. ... Was a three-year starter and four-year letterman at linebacker for coach Gary Hurst, helping the Falcons to a 7-4 campaign in 2007 and state playoff appearance ... Claimed all-Ozarks, all-conference, all-district, and academic all-district honors as a senior ... Accumulated 99 tackles, 11 for loss, as a junior in 2006, while earning all-Ozarks Conference honors and academic all-conference laurels ... Averaged 7.2 yards per carry as a fullback his sophomore season ... Was also a standout wrestler at Glendale ... Personal: Nick Lee Detelich was born 5/19/89 in Cincinnati, Ohio ... Son of Matt and Cindy Detelich of Springfield, Mo. ... Majoring in Mathematics ... Has a brother, Matt, and sister, Dani.