#46 Michael Walsh
Position: Tight End
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 205
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Albuquerque, N.M.
High School: La Cueva HS
Experience: SQ

New Mexico: Switched from wide receiver to tight end ... will most likely see time on special teams, although he earned his first playing time in 2014 ... a 2015 Spring Camp Hard Hat winner, finishing top 10.

2014 (Redshirt Sophomore Season): Saw action in one game for the Lobos, in the season finale.

2013 (Sophomore Season): Redshirted.

Wayland Baptist: Started at safety for the Pioneers in 2012 and had 38 tackles, one pass breakup, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery for coach Butch Henderson ... Wayland Baptist is an NAIA school. ... earned the Pioneer Effort Award for 12 consecutive weeks.

High School: A second-team All-District 2-5A selection his senior season at quarterback for La Cueva High School and Bears coach Ed Lucero in 2011 ... earned Academic All-State honors in 2011 ... a second-team all-district safety in 2010 ... lettered three years in football ... also lettered four years in track and field and was a member of the 2011 state championship track and field team.

Personal: Born Sept. 20, 1993 in Albuquerque ... parents are Pam and Matt Walsh ... has two sisters, Steffani and Kessi Walsh ... grandfather James Johnson attended UNM from 1962-66 and played basketball ... likes snowboarding and skateboarding ... favorite food is spaghetti ... favorite movie is "Friday Night Lights" ... favorite athlete is Dez Bryant ... majoring in liberal arts.