OUTLOOK: Darrington Sentimore could challenge for playing time along the Crimson Tide defensive line with a good 2011 spring practice ... a strong and agile prospect that gained valuable experience on while playing in 11 games in 2010 ... gives the Tide another pass-rushing threat in long yardage situations ... has nine career tackles and a forced fumble.
2010 (FRESHMAN): Sentimore played in 11 games and totaled nine tackles ... forced a fumble and registered four quarterback hurries. San Jose State: Recorded two tackles and forced a fumble in his first career collegiate game. Penn State: Came off the bench and tallied a quarterback hurry. Duke: Came off the bench to tally three tackles, including one for a loss of a yard. Arkansas: Came off the bench but did not tally any statistics. Florida: Came off the bench to record one solo tackle and two quarterback hurries. South Carolina: Assisted on one tackle against the Gamecocks. LSU: Came off the bench to record a solo tackle. Mississippi State: Came off the bench to assist on one tackle. Georgia State: Came off the bench to record a quarterback hurry against the Panthers.
2009 (FRESHMAN): He redshirted during his first season at the Capstone.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: A highly regarded defensive lineman, Sentimore signed on with the Crimson Tide after an extremely productive high school career at Destrahan (La.) High School ... a four-star recruit ... a member of the Rivals250 ... rated as Rivals.com's No. 13 defensive tackle and the No. 7 player in Louisiana ... Scout.com lists him as the No. 23 defensive end while ESPNU has him as the No. 20 defensive tackle ... Rivals.com also ranks him as the fifth-strongest defensive tackle in the nation ... a SuperPrep All-American and the No. 41 defensive lineman (tackles and ends) according to the publication ... also rated as the eighth-best player in Louisiana by SuperPrep ... first-team All-State by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association ... on The Orlando Sentinel All-Southern team ... No. 79 on Scout.com's Southeast 150 list ... recorded 120 tackles, 47 tackles for loss and 16 sacks as a junior in 2007 ... notched 78 tackles and six sacks as a senior in 2008 ... coached by Steve Robicheaux ... chose Alabama over LSU, Arkansas, Auburn, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Miami (Fla.).