At Navy: Enters the fall battling Matt Warrick for one of the starting inside linebacker spots ... coming off a good spring camp ... dropped about 15 pounds and appeared much quicker in the spring ... has good speed and is one of the hardest hitters on the team ... gained valuable experience at linebacker last fall ... has earned two varsity letters.
2010: A starter at inside linebacker in four games, including each of the first three, King played in all 13 contests ... produced 28 tackles over the course of the season ... made his first start since the La Tech game on Sept. 18, subbing in for an injured Max Blue against Duke ... produced a career-high 10 tackles ... pitched in a pair of tackles in Navy's victory over Notre Dame ... contributed three tackles in Navy's come-from-behind win over SMU ... saw most of his time on special teams in the win over Wake Forest where he made one tackle ... the Mids' defense held Air Force scoreless in the second and third quarters before surrendering a TD in the fourth just a handful of plays after the Falcons blocked a punt deep in Navy territory ... played predominately on special teams in the Air Force game was in on a career-high four stops as Navy held Louisiana Tech scoreless in the second half en route to the win ... the Mids held their first two opponents to a total of 47 yards passing (11 by Maryland and 36 by Georgia Southern) ... it's the first time since 1979 that Navy has held the opposition to below 50 yards passing in back-to-back games ... that year the Mids held The Citadel to 41 yards passing in a 26-7 win and held Connecticut to 48 yards passing in a 21-10 win ... recorded a pair of solo stops in the Mids' win over Georgia Southern in the home opener ... part of a Navy defense that held Georgia Southern to just 109 yards of total offense ... it's the fewest yards allowed by a Navy defense since 1997 when Navy held Army to just 87 yards of total offense (84 rushing and 3 passing) in a 39-7 victory ... earned his first-collegiate start in the Mids' opener against Maryland where he made three tackles ... part of the Navy defensive unit that held the Terps to just 133 yards over the final three quarters, after allowing Maryland to rush for 139 yards and two touchdowns in the first quarter.
2009: Played in 13 games for the Mids primarily as a member of Navy's special teams unit ... made a solo tackle in Navy's 63-14 win over Rice ... contributed his first collegiate tackle in the Mids' win over Louisiana Tech in Navy's home-opener ... made his collegiate debut in Navy's opener against sixth-ranked Ohio State.
2008: Did not see any varsity action.
High School / Personal: A 2007 graduate of Warner Christian Academy, King attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2007-08 academic year ... a four-year letterwinner at linebacker, he led the football team to back-to-back (2005, `06) region titles with 10-3 and 11-3 records, respectively ... earned All-State (Fla.) and all-area recognition as a junior and senior ... served as team captain as a junior and senior ... son of Darrell and Robin King ... majoring in economics.