Cody Prewitt
Cody Prewitt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bay Springs, Miss.

High School:
Sylva Bay Academy

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 217

Position:
DB

Experience:
3L


07/30/2014

Rebels Reel In Preseason Honors

Ole Miss Players Well Represented on Preseason Awards Lists

07/22/2014

2014 Ole Miss Football Guides Are Here

Purchase Now At OleMissPublications.com

07/18/2014

Prewitt Named to Walter Camp Award Watch List

Given to College Football's Player of the Year

07/17/2014

Eight Rebels Voted Preseason All-SEC by League Media

Prewitt, R. Nkemdiche, Tunsil Named to First Team

07/11/2014

Prewitt Named To Thorpe Award Watch List

Senior Safety Featured On Three Preseason Watch Lists

Preseason All-America first team (Phil Steele, Lindy's, CFB Matrix), second team (Athlon, Sporting News) ... Consensus preseason All-SEC first team ... Rated the nation's No. 1 safety by Lindy's ... Named to watch lists for the Bednarik Award and CFPA Defensive Back Trophy.

2013: All-America first team (Associated Press, USA Today, Lindy's) ... 55th first team All-America selection in school history and the first Rebel safety selected first team since Harry Harrison in 1973 ... All-America second team (Athlon) and honorable mention (SI.com) ... All-SEC first team (AP, league coaches, Sporting News, ESPN.com, College Sports Madness) and second team (Athlon) ... Ranked the No. 20 player in the SEC by ESPN.com ... Thorpe Award semifinalist ... Phil Steele Midseason All-America third team ... Phil Steele Midseason All-SEC first team ... Played in every game with 11 starts at free safety ... Led the SEC and tied for seventh nationally with six interceptions ... First in SEC and tied for ninth nationally with 0.46 interceptions per game ... Fifth in SEC with 1.0 passes defended per game ... Tied for seventh in SEC with two forced fumbles ... Finished second on team with 71 tackles and first with 13 passes defended ... Also had 4.5 TFLs ... Earned third letter ... at Vanderbilt (8/29/13): Led the team with eight tackles (seven solo) and had the game-saving interception in the final seconds, in start ... vs. Southeast Missouri (9/7/13): Posted six stops (three solo), forced a fumble and intercepted a pass, in start ... at Texas (9/14/13): Had four tackles (two solo) and registered a career-high three PBUs in start ... at #1 Alabama (9/28/13): Recorded four tackles (three solo) and a QB hurry and intercepted a pass in start ... at Auburn (10/5/13): Made five tackles (three solo), forced a fumble and broke up a pass, in start ... vs. #9 Texas A&M (10/12/13): Made eight tackles (six solo) with a TFL in start ... vs. #6 LSU (10/19/13): Made seven tackles (three solo) and intercepted a pass in start ... vs. Idaho (10/26/13): Made six solo tackles, including 2.0 TFLs, in start ... vs. Arkansas (11/9/13): Posted six tackles (five solo) and broke up a pass in start ... vs. #8 Missouri (11/23/13): Led team with a season-high 12 tackles, posting a TFL and an interception, in start ... at Mississippi State (11/28/13): Made four solo tackles, intercepted a pass (25-yard return) and broke up a pass in start ... Music City Bowl vs. Georgia Tech (12/30/13): Assisted on a TFL ... Named preseason All-SEC third team by Athlon.

2012: College Football News Sophomore All-America honorable mention ... Midseason All-SEC third team (Phil Steele) ... Started at free safety in every game ... Finished second on the team with 80 tackles ... Also recorded 5.0 TFLs, 1.5 sacks, two interceptions, six total passes defended, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries ... Earned second letter ... vs. UTEP (9/8): Huge game with seven tackles (five solo), a sack, an interception and a pass break-up ... vs. #12 Texas (9/15): Recorded seven tackles, including half a tackle for loss ... at Tulane (9/22): Made two solo tackles ... at #1 Alabama (9/29): Posted a career-high 13 tackles (six solo) with 0.5 TFL ... vs. Texas A&M (10/6): Another big game with six tackles (five solo), two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and an interception ... vs. Auburn (10/13): Led team with nine tackles ... at Arkansas (10/27): Posted five stops (one solo) ... at #6 Georgia (11/3): Tallied team-high 11 tackles (six solo), a fumble recovery and half a sack ... vs. Vanderbilt (11/10): Posted seven tackles (five solo), including 2.0 TFLs for two yards ... at #7 LSU (11/17): Posted four tackles (two solo) ... vs. #24 Mississippi State (11/24): Made four stops (three solo) with 0.5 TFL, three pass breakups and a QB hurry ... BBVA Compass Bowl vs. Pitt (1/5): Recorded five tackles (three solo).

2011: Played in all 12 games with four starts at strong safety ... Tallied 32 total stops with 0.5 TFL, an interception and a fumble recovery ... Earned first letter ... vs. BYU (9/3): Played in his first collegiate game ... at Vanderbilt (9/17): Recorded two tackles ... vs. Georgia (9/24): Posted two stops (one solo) ... vs. Alabama (10/15): Made one solo tackle ... at Kentucky (11/5): Tallied a career-high nine tackles (four solo) and one quarterback hurry in his first career start ... vs. Louisiana Tech (11/12): Posted four tackles (two solo) and recovered a fumble in start ... vs. LSU (11/19): Recorded a team-high nine tackles (six solo), including 0.5 TFL in start ... at Mississippi State (11/26): Finished with five tackles (two solo) and his first career interception.

HIGH SCHOOL: A PrepStar All-America selection ... A SuperPrep All-Region pick and rated the No. 12 player in Mississippi ... Named to The Clarion-Ledger's Top 25 Recruits list and was a member of the paper's Dandy Dozen squad ... Earned first team All-State honors from The Clarion-Ledger and the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools as a senior ... Rated No. 8 player in Mississippi and the No. 16 athlete in the nation by Rivals.com ... Listed as the No. 78 athlete in the nation by ESPN.com ... Ranked the No. 79 safety in the nation by Scout.com ... Collected 121 tackles and eight interceptions as a senior .... Posted 2,406 rushing yards and 41 TDs ... Accounted for 3,200 all-purpose yards during his senior season ... Helped lead team to a 12-1 record and MAIS state semifinals as a senior ... Coached in high school by Chad Odom.

PERSONAL: Grandson of Dorothy Duckworth ... Born: Dec. 31, 1992 ... Psychology major ... Named to SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll in 2011-12 ... Made U.M.A.A. Honor Roll for Spring 2014.

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