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CAL CAREER (Updated Career Stats): Has played in all 25 games possible with a pair of starts over the last two seasons of his first three campaigns with the program from 2009-11 ... has career totals of 37 tackles, 9.0 tackles for loss (-30 yards), 2.0 sacks (-15 yards), one pass breakup, one pass defended and one fumble recovery ... Cal's active career leader in tackles for loss.
2012 (Game-by-Game Stats): Listed as a starting defensive end on the post-spring depth chart ... first-team preseason All-Pac-12 according to USA Today, while Lindy's lists him on its second team and Athlon on its third-team ... a candidate for the Rotary Lombardi Award given annually to the top lineman on either side of the ball or linebacker, the Ted Hendricks Award presented to the nation's top defensive end and the Willis Award given to the nation's top defensive lineman ... had five tackles including 0.5 tackles for loss in the spring game.
2011 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in all 13 games and made the first two starts of his career in two of the three final regular-season games vs. Oregon State and at Arizona State ... contributed career highs of 19 tackles, 6.0 tackles for loss (-23 yards) and 2.0 sacks (-15 yards) ... had a career-high six tackles in the regular-season finale at Arizona State ... had four tackles including a career-high 3.0 tackles for loss (-8 yards) and a career-high-tying 1.0 sacks (-4 yards) vs. Presbyterian ... added three tackles and a tackle for loss both at Oregon (-3 yards) and vs. Oregon State (-1 yard) ... had two tackles vs. USC ... had the biggest sack of his career with an 11-yarder vs. Texas in the Holiday Bowl.
2010 (Game-by-Game Stats): Played in all 12 games off the bench as a reserve defensive lineman, contributing 18 tackles, 3.0 tackles for loss (-7 yards), one pass breakup, one pass defended and one fumble recovery ... had a big game in his collegiate debut with season highs of four tackles and 2.0 tackles for loss (-5 yards) in the season opener vs. UC Davis ... added two tackles each in home contests against Colorado, Oregon, Stanford and Washington, picking up his lone pass breakup of the campaign against the Buffaloes in the second game of the season ... had at least one tackle in 11 of 12 games, adding single tackles at Arizona, vs. UCLA, at USC, vs. Arizona State, at Oregon State and at Washington State ... forced fumble came at Nevada ... added his third tackle for loss at Arizona for a two-yard loss.
2009: Redshirted ... did not play ... named the nation's No. 24 incoming freshman defensive lineman by Phil Steele.
GARFIELD HS: Tabbed the top player in the Northwest by the Tacoma News-Tribune and the only player from the state of Washington to play in the prestigious U.S. Army All-American Bowl ... earned Parade Magazine All-America and first-team All-State honors as a 2008 senior, when he recorded 46 tackles to go along with 2.0 sacks and a fumble recovery ... registered 45 tackles and two forced fumbles as a 2007 junior ... labeled a four-star recruit by Rivals and a three-star prospect according to Scout ... Rivals also tabbed him as the top player in the state of Washington for the 2009 class and the No. 11 defensive tackle prospect in the nation ... chosen a CBS College Sports Super Prospect and a Prepstar Dream Team player ... a SuperPrep All-Region selection and the No. 2 player overall from Washington ... listed as the nation's No. 80 overall prospect by ESPN and the organization's No. 14 defensive tackle nationally ... Tom Lemming rated him No. 19 among the nation's defensive tackles ... another in a line of defensive players from Washington to sign in recent years with Cal, including former defensive line teammate Trevor Guyton and recent Golden Bear linebacker Anthony Felder ... also played on the offensive line as a prep.
PERSONAL: Full name is Deandre Lamar Coleman ... born January 27, 1991 ... parents are Randy Washington and Deborah V. Coleman ... major is social welfare.
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LAST UPDATED: July 23, 2012