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Derek Landisch
Derek Landisch

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Nashotah, Wis.

High School:
Arrowhead

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 230

Position:
ILB

Experience:
3L

Honors and Awards:
2012:
Academic All-Big Ten
2011:
Named UW's Rookie of the Year

2013: Earned third letter, playing in 10 games with two starts ... recorded 3 tackles and a forced fumble in the Capital One Bowl against South Carolina on Jan. 1 ... made four tackles vs. Penn State on Nov. 30 ... had two tackles and recovered a fumble at Minnesota on Nov. 23 ... made five tackles, including one for loss, vs. Indiana on Nov. 16 ... registered five tackles and broke up a pass vs. BYU on Nov. 9 ... tallied four tackles at Iowa on Nov. 2 ... had four tackles and his first career sack at Illinois on Oct. 19 ... made one tackle vs. Northwestern on Oct. 12 ... started and had three tackles at Ohio State on Sept. 28 ... recorded two tackles against UMass on Aug. 31

2012: Earned second letter, playing in all 14 games with one start ... saw time against Stanford in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1 ... recorded two tackles in the Big Ten Championship game against Nebraska on Dec. 1 ... made his first career start and recorded a career high 11 tackles at Penn St on Nov. 24 ... saw action against Ohio State on Nov. 17 ... recored a career-high five tackles, including 1.0 for loss, at Indiana on Nov. 10 ... tallied two tackles againt Michigan State on Oct. 27 ... saw action against Minnesota on Oct. 20 ... collected one tackle at Purdue on Oct. 13 ... made two tackles against Illinois on Oct. 6 ... finished with two tackles at Nebraska on Sept. 29 ... made two tackles against UTEP on Sept. 22 ... recorded a tackle against Utah State on Sept. 15 ... saw action at Oregon State on Sept. 8 and against Northern Iowa on Sept. 1

2011: Earned first letter ... played in all 14 games, mostly on special teams ... one solo tackle against Michigan State in the Big Ten Championship game on Dec. 3 ... assisted on one tackle against Penn State on Nov. 26 ... tallied two tackles against Purdue on Nov. 5 ... recorded two tackles at Ohio State on Oct. 29 ... posted two tackles at Michigan State on Oct. 22 ... recovered a fumble for a touchdown and tied career high with three tackles and one TFL against Indiana on Oct. 15 ... named UW's special teams player of the week and made one tackle against Nebraska on Oct. 1 ... named UW's special teams player of the week after tying career high with three tackles against South Dakota on Sept. 24 ... posted one tackle against Northern Illinois on Sept. 17 ... career-high three tackles against Oregon State on Sept. 10 ... recorded one tackle on special teams in Badger debut against UNLV on Sept. 1

High School:
Three-star recruit by Rivals and Scout, two-star by ESPN/Scouts Inc. ... No. 11 player in Wisconsin by Rivals, No. 12 by Scout and No. 13 by ESPN/Scouts Inc. ... No. 47 inside linebacker in the nation according to ESPN/Scouts Inc. and No. 102 outside linebacker by Scout ... WFCA Defensive Player of the Year, Classic Eight Conference Defensive Player of the Year and first-team all-conference as a senior ... also named first-team all-state by WFCA and A.P., all-area by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Waukesha Freeman and Lake County Publications ... winner of the John Anderson Award, given to the state's top senior linebacker ... in nine games as a senior, made 92 tackles with 27 tackles for loss, 13 sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery ... all-area linebacker as a sophomore ... four-time letterwinner in football ... head coach was Tom Taraska

Personal: Parents are Robert and Nancy Landisch ... sister, Nicole, is a senior swimmer at Louisville ... father, Robert, played baseball at UW-Milwaukee ... volunteered for three years working youth football camps ... majoring in business with a focus in finance ... last name pronounced "LAN-dish"

Career Defensive Statistics
Season GP/GS UT AT Tot. TFL QBS FC FR INT PD
2011 14/0 7 13 20 1.0-1 0.0-0 0 1 0 0
2012 14/1 15 13 28 1.0-1 0.0-0 0 0 0 1
2013 10/2 19 14 33 2.0-11 1.0-10 1 1 0 1
Totals 38/3 41 40 81 4.0-13 1.0-10 1 2 0 2

Game-by-Game Tackles
2011 SEASON: UNLV (0-1=1); Oregon State (3-0=3); Northern Illinois (0-1=1); South Dakota (0-3=3); Nebraska (1-0=1); Indiana (1-2=3); Michigan State (1-1=2); Ohio State (0-2=2); Purdue (0-2=2); Penn State (0-1=1); Michigan State (1-0=1)

2012 SEASON: Utah State (1-0=1); UTEP (1-1=2); at Nebraska (1-1=2); Illinois (2-0=2); at Purdue (0-1=1); Michigan State (2-0=2); at Indiana (2-3=5); at Penn State (5-6=11); vs. Nebraska (1-1=2)

2013 SEASON: UMass (1-1=2); at Ohio State (2-1=3); Northwestern (0-1=1); at Illinois (2-2=4); at Iowa (3-1=4); BYU (2-3=5); Indiana (1-0=1); at Minnesota (0-2=2); Penn State (3-1=4); vs. South Carolina (3-0=3)

Career Game Highs
Tackles 11 at Penn St, Nov. 24, 2012
Tackles for Loss 1.0 (4x) MR vs. Indiana, Nov. 16, 2013
Sacks 1.0 at Illinois, Oct. 19, 2013
Interceptions N/A
Passes Defended 1 (2x) MR vs. BYU, Nov. 9, 2013
2013 Season Game Highs
Tackles 5 (2x) MR vs. Indiana, Nov. 16
Tackles for Loss 1.0 (2x) MR vs. Indiana, Nov. 16
Sacks 1.0 at Illinois, Oct. 19
Interceptions N/A
Passes Defended 1 vs. BYU, Nov. 9

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