UCLA - Darius is strong and possesses quick feet ... Missed Spring drills while
recovering from off-season disk surgery on his back ... Also competes for the
Bruin track team (earned Indoor All-America honors in the shot put in 2008),
although he did not participate this past season due to his surgery.
2010- Started in all 12 games at left guard...Helped the Bruins to run for at least
200 yards in four games during the season...Played every snap in the opener at
Kansas State...Also played ever snap during the balance of the season versus
Stanford, Houston (266 rushing yards), Texas (264 yards), WSU (437 yards),
California, Oregon, Arizona, Oregon State (210 yards), Washington, Arizona
State and USC.
2009 - Appeared in all 13 games and made one start at right guard (at Washington St.) ... Saw action on the field goal and
kickoff return special teams units ... Also saw action along the offensive line in the opener against San Diego State.
2008 - Saw action in the first 10 games of the year along the offensive line and on special teams ... Started seven games at left
guard ... Made his first career start at BYU ... Also started versus Arizona, Fresno St., Washington St. and Oregon, playing
every snap ... Did not start against Stanford, but played offense and special teams ... Played guard off the bench at Cal and also
saw action on special teams ... Returned to the starting lineup against Oregon St. and played the entire ballgame ... Started at
Washington, but suffered a season-ending ankle injury.
2007 - Competed on both the scout team offense and defense and saw game action on special teams.
2006 - Did not see action in his first year in the program.
TRACK AND FIELD - Did not compete in 2010 due to his back surgery ... In 2008, had a lifetime best of 61-6.75 in the shot
put ... Competed at the NCAA championship meet in both the discus and the shot, earning All-America honors in the discus
with an 11th-place finish ... Placed fourth in the discus and 12th in the shot at West Regional's ... Finished third in the shot
and seventh in the discus at the Pac-10 championships ... Also an Indoor All-American in the shot, finishing seventh in the
NCAA meet (61-0.25) ... In 2007, he ranked among the top 10 in the nation in the discus and was a Pac-10 finalist ... Won the
Texas Relays discus competition ... Ranked No. 7 all-time at UCLA in the discus (200-5) and won the USATF Junior National