Darren Lake
Darren Lake


York, Ala.

High School:
Sumter County

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 324




87 Alabama Student-Athletes Earn Place on SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

The Crimson Tide's total ranks second in the conference this season


Alabama to Face Georgia in SEC Championship Game

Two division champions to meet in the Georgia Dome


Tuscaloosa Set for 77th Iron Bowl

Alabama and Auburn to meet Saturday


Football Heads Out of Conference to Face Western Carolina

Alabama closes out non-conference home schedule


Football Welcomes SEC Newcomer Texas A&M Saturday

The two teams will tangle in a key SEC West showdown

2012 (FRESHMAN): Has played in seven games as a true freshman, totaling three tackles (one for a loss). Florida Atlantic: Assisted on one tackle against the Owls. Mississippi State: Assisted on one tackle in the SEC divisional win. Auburn: Registered one tackle for a loss in the shutout win against rival Auburn.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: No. 184 in MaxPreps Tom Lemming's Top 200 and the No. 12 defensive tackle ... three-star defensive lineman by Rivals.com, Scout.com, 247sports.com and ESPNU ... Scout.com ranks Lake as the nation's No. 24 defensive tackle prospect ... Rivals.com rates him at No. 20 among players in the state of Alabama ... ESPNU considers him the No. 54 defensive tackle, 317th among players in the Southeast and No. 28 in Alabama ... 247sports.com ranks Lake as the No. 38 defensive tackle and the No. 17 prospect in Alabama ... No. 16 on the Mobile Press-Register's 2012 Elite 18 ... SuperPrep rates him as the No. 19 player in the state ... PrepStar All-Southeast Region selection ... had 48 tackles with five sacks, two forced fumbles, one pass breakup and one safety ... earned first-team Alabama Sports Writers Association 4A All-State honors as a senior ... coached by Andre Pickering at Sumter County High School ... chose Alabama over Tennessee.