21 Deres Benn
21 - Deres Benn
Height: 6-0
Weight: 207
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chattanooga, Tenn.
High School: Red Bank HS
Position: DB
Major: Sports Science
gp 11
tk 77.0
sac 1
int 3
ffum 3

2015: Started in all 11 contests... Ended the season with 61 tackles with two behind the line of scrimmage and four pass break-ups... Made 10 tackles against Lenoir-Rhyne (Sep. 19)... Seven stops against Virginia State (Sep. 12)... Tallied six tackles each against UVa-Wise (Sep. 5), Limestone (Oct. 24) and Mars Hill (Oct. 31)... Broke up two passes against MHU.

2014: Played in all 11 games... Finished with 42 tackles, including 24 solo stops and 18 assisted tackles... Made at least two tackles each in 10 of his 11 outings... Recorded a season-high eight tackles against North Greenville (Sep. 20), including six solo stops... Added six tackles at Elizabeth City State (Sep. 13)... Five tackles, including a forced fumble at No. 6 Lenoir-Rhyne (Sep. 27)... Made two tackles and an interception at Mars Hill (Nov. 15)... Pioneer Elite.

2013
: Did not play.

2012
: Finished third on the team with 67 total tackles (31 solos, 36 assists)... Averaged 7.44 tackles per game (15th in SAC)... Accounted for 10 or more tackles on four occasions, including a season-high 13 stops against Brevard (Sep. 29)... Tallied 11 hits against Carson-Newman (Nov. 3) and 10 tackles each against Catawba (Sep. 22) and Wingate (Nov. 10)... Made seven tackles apiece against Lenoir-Rhyne (Oct. 13) and Mars Hill (Oct. 27) and added five stops vs. UNC Pembroke including a tackle for loss... Broke up a pass at Wingate.

High School: Graduated from Red Bank HS in Chattanooga, Tenn... Coached by Tim Daniels... All-District and All-State honoree at defensive back and wide receiver... Stats: 55 receptions, 950 yards, 9 TD; 92 tackles, 8 interceptions, 2 forced fumbles... Lettered in football three years, twice in basketball and once in track.

Personal: Full name is Deres Benn, Jr... Born May 9, 1994 in Chattanooga, Tenn... Son of Deres Benn, Sr. and Shameika Ross... Brothers - Deandre Ross and Terry Marshall; Sisters - Gabrielle Benn and Jasmine Benn... Majoring in sports science with a minor in coaching... Athletic Director's Honor Roll... Future plans: Become an athletic director... Community Service: Nettie Day of Service; Favorite book: "Man in the Iron Mask"; Favorite midnight snack: Reese's; Favorite musical artists: Kanye West and Future; Deres can't go a week without: Working out; Advice to kids: "Hard work always pays off"; Favorite color: Blue; Favorite food: Hot Wings; Favorite sport other than football: Basketball; Person Deres most admires: His father; When he was a kid, Deres tried to be like: Kobe Bryant.

Recent Games
Oct 8 at Wingate L, 19-0
Oct 15 North Greenville L, 31-7
Oct 22 Limestone W, 34-13
Oct 29 at Mars Hill L, 28-27
Nov 5 at Catawba W, 38-28
Nov 12 Carson-Newman W, 31-30
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 44 29
Assists 33 19
Tackles 77.0 48.0
Tackles per game 7.0 6.9
Sacks 1 -
Sack yards 10 -
Interceptions 3 2
Returned for touchdown 0 0
Fumble recoveries 1 1
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 Virginia-Wise L, 13-10 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at Virginia St. L, 24-10 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 31-3 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Newberry L, 37-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Brevard W, 21-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Wingate L, 19-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 North Greenville L, 31-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Limestone W, 34-13 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Mars Hill L, 28-27 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Catawba W, 38-28 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Carson-Newman W, 31-30 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Virginia-Wise L, 13-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at Virginia St. L, 24-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 31-3 - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Newberry L, 37-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Brevard W, 21-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Wingate L, 19-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 15 North Greenville L, 31-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Limestone W, 34-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Mars Hill L, 28-27 - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Catawba W, 38-28 - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Carson-Newman W, 31-30 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Virginia-Wise L, 13-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at Virginia St. L, 24-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 31-3 - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Newberry L, 37-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Brevard W, 21-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Wingate L, 19-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 15 North Greenville L, 31-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Limestone W, 34-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Mars Hill L, 28-27 - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Catawba W, 38-28 - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Carson-Newman W, 31-30 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 Virginia-Wise L, 13-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 10 at Virginia St. L, 24-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 17 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 31-3 - - - - - 0
Sep 24 Newberry L, 37-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 1 Brevard W, 21-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 8 at Wingate L, 19-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 15 North Greenville L, 31-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 22 Limestone W, 34-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 29 at Mars Hill L, 28-27 - - - - - 0
Nov 5 at Catawba W, 38-28 - - - - - 0
Nov 12 Carson-Newman W, 31-30 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 Virginia-Wise L, 13-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at Virginia St. L, 24-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 31-3 - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Newberry L, 37-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Brevard W, 21-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Wingate L, 19-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 North Greenville L, 31-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Limestone W, 34-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Mars Hill L, 28-27 - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Catawba W, 38-28 - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Carson-Newman W, 31-30 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 Virginia-Wise L, 13-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 at Virginia St. L, 24-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 31-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 24 Newberry L, 37-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Brevard W, 21-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Wingate L, 19-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 North Greenville L, 31-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 Limestone W, 34-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 at Mars Hill L, 28-27 - - - - - 1 19 19.0 0 0
Nov 5 at Catawba W, 38-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Carson-Newman W, 31-30 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 Virginia-Wise L, 13-10 1 - - - - 0
Sep 10 at Virginia St. L, 24-10 1 - - - - 0
Sep 17 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 31-3 1 - - - - 0
Sep 24 Newberry L, 37-10 1 - - - - 0
Oct 1 Brevard W, 21-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 8 at Wingate L, 19-0 1 - - - - 0
Oct 15 North Greenville L, 31-7 1 - - - - 0
Oct 22 Limestone W, 34-13 1 - - - - 0
Oct 29 at Mars Hill L, 28-27 1 - - 19 - 19
Nov 5 at Catawba W, 38-28 1 - - - - 0
Nov 12 Carson-Newman W, 31-30 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 Virginia-Wise L, 13-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 10 at Virginia St. L, 24-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 17 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 31-3 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Sep 24 Newberry L, 37-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 1 Brevard W, 21-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 8 at Wingate L, 19-0 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 15 North Greenville L, 31-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 22 Limestone W, 34-13 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Oct 29 at Mars Hill L, 28-27 0 - - - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Nov 5 at Catawba W, 38-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 12 Carson-Newman W, 31-30 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 Virginia-Wise L, 13-10 5 4 9.0 1 10 2 12 1 - - - - - 1 - -
Sep 10 at Virginia St. L, 24-10 3 0 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Lenoir-Rhyne L, 31-3 3 3 6.0 - - 0 - - - - 1 0 0 2 - -
Sep 24 Newberry L, 37-10 3 1 4.0 - - 0.5 0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Brevard W, 21-14 0 4 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Wingate L, 19-0 2 1 3.0 - - 1 1 1 - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 North Greenville L, 31-7 5 4 9.0 - - 1 2 - - - - - - 2 - -
Oct 22 Limestone W, 34-13 2 6 8.0 - - 1 2 - - - 1 15 0 - - -
Oct 29 at Mars Hill L, 28-27 11 2 13.0 - - 3 13 - - - - - - - 1 -
Nov 5 at Catawba W, 38-28 2 3 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 Carson-Newman W, 31-30 8 5 13.0 - - 1.5 2 1 1 - 1 36 0 - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2012-13 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 42 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2012-13 9 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 42 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2012-13 9 - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - -
2015-16 11 - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - -
Total 42 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2012-13 9 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - 0
Total 42 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2012-13 9 - - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 11 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 42 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2012-13 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - 1 19 19.0 0 0
Total - - - - - 1 19 19.0 0 0
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2012-13 9 - - - - 0 .0
2014-15 11 - - - - 0 .0
2015-16 11 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 11 - - 19 - 19 1.7
Total 42 - - 19 - 19 .5
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2012-13 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2012-13 9 32 35 67.0 7.4 - - 1 2 - - - - - 1 -
2014-15 11 24 18 42.0 3.8 - - 0.5 0 1 - - 1 0 - -
2015-16 11 30 31 61.0 5.5 - - 2 4 - - - - - 4 -
2016-17 11 44 33 77.0 7.0 1 10 10 32 3 1 0 3 51 5 1
Total 42 130 117 247.0 5.9 1 10 13.5 38 4 1 0 4 51 10 1
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 5 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 5 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - 1 19 19.0 0 0
Conference - - - - - 1 19 19.0 0 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - 1 19 19.0 0 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - 1 19 19.0 0 0
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - 1 19 19.0 0 0
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 11 - - 19 - 19 1.7
Conference 7 - - 19 - 19 2.7
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 6 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - 19 - 19 3.8
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 4 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 7 - - 19 - 19 2.7
-
September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 5 - - 19 - 19 3.8
November 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 44 33 77.0 7.0 1 10 10 32 3 1 0 3 51 5 1
Conference 7 29 19 48.0 6.9 - - 6 16 2 1 0 2 36 2 1
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 23 24 47.0 7.8 1 10 6 18 2 1 0 2 51 3 -
Away 5 21 9 30.0 6.0 - - 4 14 1 - - 1 0 2 1
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 12 18 30.0 7.5 - - 2.5 4 1 1 0 2 51 - -
Losses 7 32 15 47.0 6.7 1 10 7.5 28 2 - - 1 0 5 1
-
September 4 14 8 22.0 5.5 1 10 2.5 12 1 - - 1 0 3 -
October 5 20 17 37.0 7.4 - - 6 18 1 - - 1 15 2 1
November 2 10 8 18.0 9.0 - - 1.5 2 1 1 0 1 36 - -