Caleb Sampson

Position Defensive Tackle
Height 6'3''
Weight 280 lbs.
Class Sophomore
Hometown Saint Rose, La.
High School Northlake Christian HS

2019 (So.): Oklahoma: Saw playing time against the nationally ranked Sooners, but did not record any statistics on the afternoon … at TCU: His 1.0 sack resulted in an 11-yard loss for the Horned Frogs … His sack and TFL totals (1.0 each) tied his KU career bests … Also made one solo tackle on the day … West Virginia: Made his first sack (and tackle-for-loss) as a Jayhawk, good for a WVU loss of seven yards … Tallied one solo tackle on the day … at Boston College: Made two tackles for the Jayhawks, a new career high in his first season at Kansas … Saw playing time in each of the first two games of the season (vs. Indiana State and Coastal Carolina) but did not record any statistics.

2018 (Fr. at Coahoma CC): Played in eight games with Coahoma CC recording 28 total tackles with 2.5 sacks … Also posted 5.5 tackles-for-loss and a fumble recovery … Earned Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) All-State North Second Team honors … Played for head coach Steve Miller at Coahoma.

High School: Earned a three-star rating from 247Sports.com … Played under head coach Anthony Agresta at Northlake Christian HS … Had 31 tackles in the trenches for the Wolverines as a senior in 2016, including 2.5 quarterback sacks on the season … As a junior, turned in similar numbers, amassing 30 stops and 2.5 sacks, with one interception.

Personal: Son of Lasandra Sampson … Plans to major in business … Chose Kansas over offers from Houston, Western Kentucky, UTEP, UTSA and South Alabama.