#39 Greg Wortman
Position: Linebacker
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 198
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Los Lunas, N.M.
High School: Los Lunas HS
Experience: High School

NEW MEXICO: Walk-on linebacker who was a valuable member of the scout team in 2013 ... working on his strength and conditioning as well as his knowledge of the defense and special teams in hopes of playing in 2014.

2013: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: The Class 4A Metro Player of the Year for the 2012 4A state runner-up Los Lunas Tigers and coach Jeremy Newton ... the Tigers went 13-2 and won District 6-4A ... played wide receiver and defensive end his senior year, leading the state in quarterback sacks with 12 ... first-team all-state, first-team all-metro, first-team all-district ... also led the state in sacks his junior year ... a three-year letter winner for the Tigers ... also earned 2013 Student-Athlete of the Year honors.

PERSONAL: Born May 24, 1995 in Albuquerque, N.M. ... parents are Fran and Greg Wortman ... has three sisters -- Amy, Amanda and Felicia ... likes to go snowboarding and attend church ... favorite book is The Bible ... favorite athlete is Tim Tebow ... favorite food is pizza ... majoring in Exercise Science.