Dec. 21, 2011
Albuquerque, N.M. --- The University of New Mexico football team has signed two midyear transfers to scholarships as part of its 2012 recruiting class.
David Orvick is a 6-foot-2, 217-pound sophomore linebacker from Foothill (Calif.) College. He was a 2011 NorCal All-Conference selection with 66 tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss, four sacks, eight quarterback hurries and two pass deflections. He played high school football at Monta Vista High School in Los Altos, Calif. Orvick had an offer from New Mexico State.
"David is a `tweener' - he can play linebacker or safety," Foothill linebackers coach Nark Saguid said. "He's a very athletic, can cover one-on-one. He's also a very smart kid; family's important to him."
Bryan Oldenkamp is a 6-5, 280-pound freshman offensive lineman from Chaffey (Calif). College. He started all 10 games at right tackle in 2011. He played at Hesperia High School in Hesperia, Calif. Oldenkamp was an All-Mojave River League selection as a senior.
"Brian is a gifted athlete and is going to play all out every snap," Chaffey assistant head coach and offensive coordinator Kiyoshi Harris said. "He's very aggressive on the field, and he is one of those players who is very loyal."