UTAH: Walked on in 2012 and was placed on scholarship in 2014 ... expected to be in the three deep at one of the tackle positions in the fall.
2014--Played in 10 games and started the first three ... 15 total tackles included 4.0 TFL and a sack ... three tackles, including 2.5 TFL and a sack, in the Fresno State game ... five tackles with 0.5 TFL in season opener vs. Idaho State ... recorded a TFL against USC ... three tackles against Colorado ... lettered.
2013--Did not participate in the fall, but returned for spring camp.
PRIOR TO UTAH: Played for Snow College in 2009, making 37 tackles (3.0 TFL, 4.0 sacks) in nine games ... two-time all-state at Copper Hills HS (Utah) ... 14 sacks as a senior in 2008 set a school single-season record ... 98 tackles and one forced fumble his senior season ... had 85 tackles with 12 sacks, three forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and a blocked field goal as a junior.
PERSONAL: Son of Annmarie Shepard ... served an LDS church mission in New Zealand ... sociology major will earn his bachelor's degree in December ... full name is Clinton Lee Shepard ... born Oct. 7, 1990.