99 - Paco Varol
Paco Varol
Height: 6-3
Weight: 270
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hamburg, Germany
High School: Liberty University
Position: DL
gp 10
tk 40
sac 3.5
int -
ffum 1

2012 - Playing in all 11 games for the Lions as a junior, Varol started the final six games of the year at defensive end where he finished the year with 11 tackles, four solo, one tackle for a loss, two quarterback hurries and a pass break-up. Had a career-high three tackles against Northwest Missouri while recording a tackle for loss in the Lions home opening win over Northeastern State. Made three PAT's in the Lions homecoming win over South Dakota School of Mines.

Prior to Southern - Varol transfers to Southern after two years at Division I Liberty University ... As a sophomore, Varol was the Big South Defensive Player of the Week in week one after recording seven tackles against NC State including three for a loss and one sack ... Finished the season with 27 tackles and helped lead the Liberty defense which ranked 31st in the NCAA in scoring defense and finish 32nd in the country in red zone defense and 38th in total defense ... as a freshman, he was a member of the Big South Presidential Honor Roll … saw playing time in five games … helped the Flames finish the season ranked No. 20 nationally in rushing defense … also led the Big South and ranked No. 17 in the country in total defense (309.18 yards allowed per game) and No. 24 in scoring defense (20.81 points per allowed game) ... He redshirted in 2009.

Prep: Graduate of Wirtschafts-Gymnasium School in St. Pauli Hamburg, Germany … three-time first-team all-state … first-team Europe in 2008 … awarded best defensive end in Europe in 2008 … German MVP … also played for the St. Pauli Buccaneers club program.

Personal: Son of Abdullah and Gulseren Varol … birthday is on Jan. 11 … international business major.

Recent Games
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7
Nov 2 Lindenwood
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 15 13
Assists 25 23
Tackles 40 36
Tackles per game 4.0 4.5
Sacks 3.5 2.5
Sack yards 25 20
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries 1 1
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 1 - - - - 0
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 1 - - - - 0
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 1 - - - - 0
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 1 - - - - 0
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 1 - - - - 0
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 1 - - - - 0
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 1 - - - - 0
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 1 - - - - 0
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 5 Central Oklahoma W, 52-38 1 4 5 - - 0.5 0 - 1 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at Northeastern St. W, 17-14 1 1 2 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Lincoln (Mo.) W, 59-10 3 4 7 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Southwest Baptist L, 38-33 0 3 3 1 5 1 5 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Central Mo. W, 21-14 2 1 3 1 10 1 10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at South Dakota Mines W, 45-20 2 2 4 1 5 2 7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 #4 Mo. Western St. L, 35-21 3 6 9 0.5 5 1.5 6 1 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 at #2 Northwest Mo. St. L, 43-7 1 1 2 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 Lindenwood   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lindenwood-Belleville W, 55-0 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at #6 Pittsburg St. W, 35-21 2 3 5 - - 0.5 5 - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
Total 10 - - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 - - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - - -

August - - - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -

August - - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - -

September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0

Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0

Wins 7 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0

September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -

September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -

September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 8 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -

Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -

Wins 7 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 3 - - - - 0 .0

September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 4 - - - - 0 .0
November 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -

September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 15 25 40 4.0 3.5 25 6.5 33 1 1 0 - - - -
Conference 8 13 23 36 4.5 2.5 20 4.5 26 1 1 0 - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 5 9 15 24 4.8 1.5 15 3 16 1 1 0 - - - -
Away 5 6 10 16 3.2 2 10 3.5 17 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 7 11 15 26 3.7 2 15 4 22 - 1 0 - - - -
Losses 3 4 10 14 4.7 1.5 10 2.5 11 1 - - - - - -

September 4 5 12 17 4.2 1 5 1.5 5 - 1 0 - - - -
October 4 8 10 18 4.5 2.5 20 4.5 23 1 - - - - - -
November 2 2 3 5 2.5 - - 0.5 5 - - - - - - -