2004: Moved into the season in game four after recovering from an ACL injury which occurred three games into 2003...used the remaining nine games to record 16 total tackles...teamed with Willie Hughley to return a interception 28 yards against Edward Waters, a game in which he recorded a season-high seven tackles.
2003: Earned the starting nod with an outstanding pre-season...tallied six tackles in the season opener, four against Valdosta and was having a career game against UCF before suffering a season-ending ACL tear.
Spring 2003: Participated in spring drills after transferring from the University of South Florida. Prior to USF he played for Glenville State College in West Virginia.
High School: Played for Jim Elder at Cooper City High School where he earned All-County and All-State honors as a running back...record holder for single-game touch downs, in a single season as well as yards in both a game and a season...two-sport athlete (football and track).
Personal: Marketing major...son of Terri and Humberto Amaya...born July 24, 1982 in Miami, FL.
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