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Patrick Dorsey

Position Defensive Tackle
Height 6'0"
Weight 273 lbs.
Class Redshirt Senior
Hometown Houston, Texas
High School Yates HS

Career Honors: 2010: KU Defensive Player of the Week vs. Southern Mississippi and vs. Nebraska. 2007: KU Scout Team Offensive Player of the Week vs. Oklahoma State.

2010 (Jr.): Named KU defensive player of the week vs. Southern Mississippi and Nebraska… Started 11 of 12 games at defensive tackle… Came off the bench in the Iowa State game… Made 27 tackles, including four for loss… Had one sack in season finale against Missouri… Forced a fumble at Nebraska… Made four tackles in the Nebraska game… Had three tackles in six other games.

2009 (So.): Saw action in nine games… Had eight tackles on the season, including a sack at UTEP… Made his first collegiate start in the season-opener against Northern Colorado… Had a season-best four tackles vs. Southern Mississippi… Had two stops at UTEP… Also made tackles against Duke and Iowa State.

2008 (Fr.): Did not see any time as a backup defensive tackle during freshman campaign.

2007 (RS): Redshirted his first year at Kansas… Earned KU Scout Team Offensive Player of the Week vs. Oklahoma State.

High School: An all-district first team selection in 2005 and 2006 and a second-team honoree in 2004… Named to the all-greater Houston team as a senior and listed as one of the top five defensive players in the city of Houston… Was a Houston Touchdown Club nominee in 2006… Helped team to the district title three-straight years from 2003-05 and a second-place finish in the district in 2006… Earned varsity letters in football, track and soccer… Coached in football by Clarence McKinney… A two-year member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Born in Houston, Texas… Earning a double major in African and African-American studies and communication studies… Hobbies include swimming and playing video games… Son of Jacqueline Dorsey… Has one brother.