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Lucas King
Player Profile:
Lucas King 1250330
Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 230
Year: Junior
Hometown: Berkeley, CA
High School: Berkeley HS
Experience: 1 Letter

King had the most productive of his three campaigns with the Cal football program as a 2013 junior when he registered career highs of 31 tackles and 3.0 tackles for loss (-6 yards) to go along with one fumble recovery and two pass breakups that were the only ones of his career. He finished with career totals of 22 games played and three starts, 35 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss (-20 yards), 1.0 sack (-12 yards), one fumble recovery and two pass breakups. King’s post-prep career included a greyshirt season in 2009 and a year away from the program in 2011. He had one season of collegiate eligibility remaining that he did not use.

Career Stats
Game Logs: 2013 | 2012
Cal Career (2010, ’12-13)
► Played in 23 games with three starts during his two seasons of action with the program over three campaigns with the program
► Finished his career with 35 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss (-20 yards), 1.0 sack (-12 yards), one fumble recovery and two pass breakups
► Had a career-high-tying nine tackles during two games in his 2013 junior season coming in the final contest of his collegiate career at Stanford when he also had a career-high 2.0 tackles for loss (-2 yards) and the only two pass breakups of his career, as well as vs. Washington State
► Had the lone fumble recovery of his career as a 2013 junior at Oregon and his only sack when he had a 12-yarder at Utah as a 2012 sophomore
► Changed to the uniform No. 10 he finished his career in prior to the 2010 season after spending the spring of 2010 as No. 14, while also wearing No. 38 on occasion due to special teams conflicts
► Did not use his final season of collegiate eligibility

Junior (2013)
► Played in 11 games with three starts, contributing 31 tackles, 3.0 tackles for loss (-6 yards), two pass breakups and one fumble recovery to rank tie for second on the team in the latter category
► Recorded a career-high-tying nine tackles, a career-high 2.0 tackles for loss (-2 yards) and the only two pass breakups of his career in his final collegiate game at Stanford
► Also had a career-high-tying and team game-high nine tackles and 1.0 tackle for loss (season-high -4 yards) vs. Washington State
► Registered tackles in other contests at UCLA (6), at Colorado (4), vs. Northwestern (2) and vs. Portland State (1), while he had the lone fumble recovery of his career at Oregon
► Had two tackles in the spring game

Sophomore (2012)
► Saw the first action of his collegiate career at Cal, playing in all 12 games off the bench primarily on special teams and also as a reserve linebacker
► Contributed four tackles, 1.0 tackle for loss (-12 yards) and 1.0 sack (-12 yards)
► Had a career-high two tackles, including a 12-yard sack at Utah that also accounted for career highs in tackles for loss, tackle for loss yards, sacks and sack yards
► Added one tackle against Southern Utah
► Returned to the Cal football program for spring workouts after having not been a member of the program in 2011
► Had a seven-yard sack during the spring game

Freshman (2011)
► Not a member of the Cal football program

Freshman (2010)
► Redshirted
► Did not play
► Named Co-Scout Team Player of the Year on defense
► Enrolled at Cal in January of 2010 and took part in spring drills

Freshman (2009)
► Greyshirted
► A member of the 2009 signing class

Berkeley HS (Class of 2009)
► Had a big 2008 senior season, earning a spot as a linebacker on the Contra Costa Times' "Cream of the Crop" top-20 list and also picking up San Francisco Chronicle All-East Bay, All-Metro and first-team All-Alameda Contra Costa League honors
► Recorded 115 tackles, 12.5 sacks and a pair of interceptions in his final prep campaign when he was also his squad's Defensive MVP and a team captain
► Earned honorable mention All-ACCAL recognition as a 2007 junior while playing safety
► Led his squad to ACCAL titles in both of his final two campaigns
► Started his prep career as a quarterback during his first two seasons

► Full name is Lucas Brewster King
► Born January 31, 1991
► Parents are Tom and Holly King
► Has been going to Cal games since he was about five years old and says his favorite Cal game was the 2003 triple-overtime win over USC at Memorial Stadium
► Major is American studies

King's Career Game Highs
Tackles: 9 (twice, last at Stanford, 2013)
Tackles For Loss: 2.0 (at Stanford, 2013)
Tackle For Loss Yards: 12 (at Utah, 2012)
Sacks: 1.0 (at Utah, 2012)
Sack Yards: 12 (at Utah, 2012)
Fumble Recoveries: 1 (at Oregon, 2013)
Fumble Return Yards: 0 (at Oregon, 2013)
Long Fumble Return: 0 (at Oregon, 2013)
Pass Breakups: 2 (at Stanford, 2013)

Last Updated
August 12, 2014

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