University honors 22-member senior class
By: Anna Claire Thomas
Holtz, Nitz to preview Rice game Saturday
Coach Holtz previews the Northwestern State game
University honors 26-member senior class
2013: Played in 10 games recording nine total tackles with one interception ... Assisted on one tackle at NC State (8/31) ... Recorded his first career interception against Tulane (9/12), picking off Nick Montana ... Registered a solo tackle against Army (9/28) ... Notched a solo tackle against North Texas (10/19) ... Assisted on a tackle against Southern Miss (11/9) ... Totaled four tackles (three solo, one assisted) at Rice (11/16).
2012: Moved to linebacker during fall camp, totaled 46 tackles on the year (20 solo, 26 assisted) with 2.0 tackles for a loss of seven yards inlcuding a sack for a loss of six yards while forcing a fumble, recovering a fumble and getting credited with two pass break-ups ... Saw action at Houston (9/8) ... Recorded three total tackles (one solo, two assisted) against Rice (9/15) ... Registered two total tackles (one solo, one assisted) at Virginia (9/29) ... Credited with three total tackles (one solo, two assisted) against UNLV (10/6) while also breaking up a pass ... Assisted on a tackle against No. 22 Texas A&M (10/13) ... Recorded six total tackles (three solo, three assisted) and recovered a fumble against Idaho (10/20) ... Matched a season-best six total tackles with one solo stop and five assisted tackles at New Mexico State (10/27) along with being credited with a pass break-up ... Led the team with 10 total tackles at Texas State (11/10) with seven solo stops, three assisted tackles and a solo tackle for a loss of one yard ... Credited with five total tackles (one solo, four assisted) at San Jose State (11/24).
2011: Primarily a special teams player that has seen action in 12 games ...Made one solo tackle at Nevada (11/19).
2010: Redshirted the 2010 season.
High School: Lettered for Dougald McDougald at Kingwood High School his senior year after transferring from St. Pius High School ... Named first team all-district his senior year at Kingwood while also being named academic all-district ... Named a TAPPS first team all-state honoree his junior year at St. Pius.
Personal: Full name is Michael Scott Schrang ... Son of Scott and Kelly Schrang ... Has one sister, Madeline (13) ... Liked the coaching staff and the size of the school best about Tech ... Chose Louisiana Tech over offers from Arkansas, Colorado State and UTEP ... Born Aug. 7, 1991 in Dallas, Texas.