Named "Transfer to Watch" by the Sports Network...Co-Captain...Played his final season of collegiate football at ODU after Hofstra disbanded its program...Third on the ODU defense in tackles making 70 tackles (30 solo, 40 assisted)...Posted five or more tackles in 10 of the Monarchs' 11 games...Had a season-high 10 stops against VMI...Led the Monarchs in sacks...Made 6.5 sacks pushing opponent quarterbacks back 45 yards...Second on the team in tackles for loss making 12.0 for a loss of 66 yards...Forced a team-leading three fumbles...Second on the team in QB hurries with seven...Tied for third among teammates with three pass break-ups with three...Blocked two kicks on special teams...Blocked a punt at Hampton resulting in a Monarch score and blocked a field goal vs. Gardner-Webb....
2009: Totaled 53 solo tackles and 36 assisted tackles for a total of 99 stops for the Pride...Totaled 48 tackles (22 solo, 26 assisted), which included 11.5 tackles for a loss of 46 yards and 2 ½ sacks for 23 yards...
2008: Played in all 12 games and started five as a sophomore...Played at outside linebacker, defensive end and on special teams...Recorded 20 solo tackles and 13 assisted stops for 33 total tackles...Tallied a career-best seven tackles (2-5) against Albany...Posted five solo tackles at Connecticut and three solos and two assisted stops against Delaware...Posted two tackles for losses on the season including a solo TFL at James Madison...Recorded his second interception of his career against Northeastern...Had three pass deflections...Tallied three rushed for 38 yards including one for 20 yards at Massachusetts and another for 16 yards against Delaware...
2007: Played in nine games on special teams and as a reserve linebacker...Recorded 11 solo tackles and seven assisted stops...Posted six tackles, including four solos, against Maine...Notched four tackles, including three assisted, against William & Mary...Made two solo tackles against Massachusetts...Recorded a sack for 3 yards at Massachusetts...Tallied his first collegiate interception against William & Mary...2006: Red-shirted and did not play.
Played four years of football under coach Tommy Austin at Kecoughtan High School in Hampton, Virginia...Named to All-Peninsula District first team and all-area second team as a senior...Recorded 74 tackles, 5 ½ sacks, four forced fumbles and one interception at linebacker as a senior...Earned the Will to Win Award from the Kecoughtan coaching staff...Also played four years of basketball for the Warriors.
Born March 28, 1988...son of Wilson Hinds and Denise Mayo Hinds...enjoys fishing, lifting weights and video games in his free time... Exercise specialist major.
Deron Mayo's Career Stats at ODU