88 - Maurice Pearl
Maurice Pearl
Height: 6'3
Weight: 247
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Independence, Mo.
High School: Fort Osage HS
Position: DL

2009 – Played in all ten games, starting one…recorded eight tackles, four solos, two and half for a loss of five yards…added two pass breakups and a quarterback hurry.

In 2008: Saw action in three games last year … assisted on two tackles during the week two matchup with Haskell.

In 2007: Pearl red shirted

In High School: Second-team all-conference as a senior … Also competed in track and won the golden spikes award … helped his football team to a conference championship in 2006.

Personal: Major is pre-med … born on October 3, 1988 … son of Maurice Sr. and Linda Pearl. … Younger brother Ed is a member of the Lions' football team ... Favorite superhero: Superman … I can’t believe I watch: Food Network.