#9 Richard Winston
Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 225
Year: Senior
Hometown: Chandler, Ariz.
High School: Chandler HS
Experience: 3 Letters
Career Statistics Career Statistics

New Mexico: A member of Coach Bob Davie's first recruiting class ... battled a shoulder injury much fo the year, but has picked up the defense and is a potential starter when healthy.

2014 (Junior): Played in seven games with two starts after dealing with a shoulder injury that all told kept him out of five games during the season ... had 16 tackles on the season with a half-tackle for a loss ... had started back-to-back games against Arizona State and New Mexico State before the injury bug hit ... had a career-best four tackles against New Mexico State and also at UNLV ... had two tackles and a half-tackle for loss against UTEP in the season opener.

2013 (Sophomore): Played in 11 games and recorded eight tackles and 0.5 tackles for loss on the season ... contributed on both special teams and defense.

2012 (Freshman): Played in the season opener against Southern but missed the rest of the season.

High School: Mid-year enrollee who looks to contribute to the team in 2012 as a true freshman...played both inside and outside linebacker during spring practice, which give him a better chance of seeing the field in the fall...played for coach Shaun Aguano at Chandler High School...honorable mention All-Arizona Division I in 2011 as voted by the Arizona Republic...averaged five tackles per game and recorded a pair of sacks on the season...Chandler advanced to the second round of the Division I playoffs.

Personal: Full name is Richard Sytell Winston IV ... born Sept. 30, 1993 in Gilbert, Ariz. ,,, majoring in liberal arts ... son of Richard III and Mildred ... has two sisters, Tessa and Brittany, and one brother, Lewis.