#50 Chad Kilgore
Hometown: Orrick, Mo.
Major: corporate recreation
Only true freshman to play with the Bearcats in 2008 … played in final 14 games of the season … tied for ninth on the team with 42 tackles including 25 solo stops … forced two fumbles, had two pass breakups and two quarterback hurries … had a season-best seven tackles vs. Fort Hays State (10/18) ... Kermie Schneider Award Winner (Northwest Redshirt Freshman of the Year)
Excelsior Springs High School
First-team all-state linebacker … first-team all-district and all-conference linebacker and running back … team captain … also earned all-state, all-district and all-conference honors as a linebacker in 2006 … also an all-state performer in baseball
Son of Mark and Brenda Kilgore ... born Aug. 8, 1989