UAB holds season's final weekly football press conference Monday
Was redshirted in 2007 in his first season at UAB ... after playing on defensive line in reserve role in 2008, Arthur was moved to offensive line during spring, 2009 drills ... now back on defensive line.
2010: Appeared in all 12 games ... saw most of action as blocking back on punt team.
2009: Served in reserve role on offensive line ... also saw action as blocking back on Blazers' punt team.
2008: Saw limited action on defensive line, playing in six games ... registered one tackle.
2007: Did not see any action and was redshirted ... earned a spot on Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Three-year letterwinner under head coach David Wetzel at Reagan High School... named to the 26 (5A) All-District Team as a sophomore, junior and senior ... selected to the San Antonio Express News' first team defense ... ranked No. 25 on the San Antonio Express-News' top-25 seniors in the San Antonio area ... finished senior season with 60 tackles, 15 tackles-for-loss, six sacks and 32 quarterback hurries ... selected by 5Atexasfootball.com as one of the Top 80 Defensive Linemen to Watch entering senior season ... invited to the Nike Camp in College Station, Texas ... played nearly every down as a junior, seeing time at defensive tackle, special teams and backup deep snapper ... helped team advance to regional final in 2006.
Personal: Born June 30, 1988 at Ashland, Ky. ... son of Sheila and Gary Arthur ... working on master's degree in business administration.