Redshirt freshman wide receiver among many looking to make the most of their chances.
Isi Sofele and Steve Williams named Offensive and Defensive MVP, respectively
Chris Adcock and Matt Summers-Gavin first-team selections.
Golden Bears have won last six meetings between the teams in Berkeley
CAL CAREER (Career Stats):
2013: Missed much of spring practices due to injury ... listed as one of two players sharing the No. 2 spot at defensive end on the post-spring depth chart.
2012 (Game-By-Game Stats): Played in each of the first 11 games off the bench before missing the season finale at Oregon State ... recorded 12 tackles, 4.5 tackles for loss (-20 yards), 2.0 sacks (-11 yards) and one forced fumble ... ranked tied for fifth on the team in forced fumbles, tied for sixth in TFL and tied for seventh in sacks ... posted a career-high three tackles, a career-high-tying 1.5 tackles for loss (-3 yards) and 0.5 sacks (-0 yards) in his collegiate debut in the season opener against Nevada ... had two tackles on three occasions vs. Southern Utah, vs. Arizona State and vs. Washington ... added big plays in each game with 0.5 tackles for loss and sacks (-2 yards) against Southern Utah, 1.5 tackles for loss (-10 yards) and 1.0 sack (-9 yards) vs. Arizona State and a forced fumble against Washington ... had single tackles at Ohio State, vs. UCLA and at Utah, with his tackle against the Buckeyes a five-yard tackle for loss and adding a quarterback hurry vs. the Bruins ... earned honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic honors ... contributed three tackles in the spring game.
2011: Redshirted ... did not play ... listed prior to the season as the nation's No. 16 freshman defensive lineman by Phil Steele and national defensive lineman recruit by Athlon, who also had him as the No. 15 Pac-12 recruit.
LAKEWOOD HS: Rated four stars plus by Tom Lemming and four stars according to ESPN, Rivals and Scout ... a SuperPrep and Parade All-American as a 2010 senior who ranked among the nation's top 150 players overall in the 2011 recruiting class according to ESPN (No. 31), Prepstar (No. 94), Rivals (No. 144) and Tom Lemming (No. 147) ... ranked as high as No. 6 nationally as a defensive tackle according to ESPN and Tom Lemming, while Scout had him at No. 12, the same spot he was also listed at as a strong side defensive end on Rivals' list ... the nation's No. 26 defensive lineman by SuperPrep, who also had him as the No. 10 overall player in California/Hawaii/Nevada ... No. 16 according to Rivals among all players in California ... played on the winning team in the Under Armour All-America Game following his senior campaign ... added SoCal Defensive Player of the Year and All-State honors from MaxPreps as a senior, in addition to first-team Long Beach Telegram Best in the West, Los Angeles Times All-Southland League and All-Southern Section, Moore League Player of the Year, Dream Team Defensive Player of the Year, Lakewood City Hall Performer of the Year and Long Beach Football Performer of the Year ... recorded a team-high-tying 73 tackles, 35.0 tackles for loss and a single-season school-record 20.0 sacks in senior season to lead the Southern Section and Moore League in sacks while ranking sixth in the state and 18th nationally ... also added 12 receptions for 161 yards and seven touchdowns as a tight end during his senior campaign as his squad finished 10-2 ... two-time All-CIF South Coast Section and All-State choice, earning both honors for the first time as a junior in 2009 when he recorded 87 tackles, 32.0 tackles for loss, 12.0 sacks, four pass breakups, three forced fumbles and a fumble recovery ... ESPN said "Barr is a kid who can make you a fan pretty quickly with his style of play. He has a great motor and can really be a disruptive presence."
OTHER: Full name is William Todd Barr Jr. ... born December 12, 1992 ... parents are William Todd Barr Sr. and Nevell Elmani ... intending to major in legal studies.
LAST UPDATED: June 14, 2013