14 Nelson Cole
14 Nelson Cole
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: McCallum
Previous College: Pomona College
Position: DB
Major: English

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed his second season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Football team, where he plays the defensive backfield, primarily at safety...2013: Played in all nine games, becoming a starter in the second half of the year...Had a season high 10 tackles against SCIAC Champion Redlands...Also had eight tackles against La Verne and Occidental...Intercepted a pass in an overtime win over Whittier...2012: Did not play after suffering an injury in preseason...High School: Attended McCallum High School in Austin, Texas, where he played on the football, soccer, and track teams and played saxophone in the band...Was the Defensive MVP of the Knights as a senior, when he earned all-distict honors as a safety...National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete...Earned all-state academic honors in soccer and football...Earned McCallum's Fighting Knight Award...African-American Heritage Month Award winner...member of the National Honors Society...Personal: Attending Pomona College, where he majors in English....Lists "Art and Time" as the most interesting course he has taken while at Pomona...Has two brothers...Lists Mesut Ozil and Johnny Manziel as his favorite athletes...Favorite books are Norwegian Wood, Invisible Man and The Sound and the Fury, and favorite movies are Remember the Titans, Pulp Fiction, Fight Club and Friday...Lists Kanye West as the public figure he most admires...Works for the Draper Center and as a teaching assistant for the PAYS program at Pomona...Plans to attend law school after graduation.