88 - Maurice Pearl
Maurice Pearl
Height: 6'3
Weight: 247
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Independence, Mo.
High School: Fort Osage HS
Position: DL

2010 - Pearl played in all 11 games for MSSU in 2010. He recorded 17 stops and two sacks to go along with 4.5 tackles for loss. In 2011, Pearl will compete for playing time at defensive end.

2009 – Played in all ten games, starting one…recorded eight tackles, four solos, two and half for a loss of five yards…added two pass breakups and a quarterback hurry.

In 2008: Saw action in three games last year … assisted on two tackles during the week two matchup with Haskell.

In 2007: Pearl red shirted

In High School: Second-team all-conference as a senior … Also competed in track and won the golden spikes award … helped his football team to a conference championship in 2006.

Personal: Major is pre-med … born on October 3, 1988 … son of Maurice Sr. and Linda Pearl. … Younger brother Ed is a member of the Lions' football team ... Favorite superhero: Superman … I can’t believe I watch: Food Network.