** 2015 All-Mid-American Conference First Team **
2014: Sitting out the season as a redshirt after transferring from the University of Cincinnati.
PREVIOUS COLLEGE: Played the 2012 and 2013 seasons at the University of Cincinnati . . . saw action in two games in 2013 . . . recorded two tackles in 2012 . . . started his college career in January 2012.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for Coach John Hart at Warren Central High School . . . three-star recruit out of high school by 247Sports.com, ESPN.com, Rivals.com and Scout.com. . . . All-Marion County First-Team selection as a senior . . . tallied 67 tackles, including 38 solos stops, 2.5 sacks, three fumble recoveries, a forced fumble and a pass breakup as a senior . . . helped Warren Central to an 11-1 overall record and a national ranking as high as seventh as a senior in the 2011 season . . . two-time all-state and all-conference selection . . . helped Warren Central to a 45-5 mark in his career, including a state championship in 2010.
PERSONAL: Son of Dlyde and Adrienne Posley . . . two sisters and one brother . . . born Oct. 15, 1993, in Indianapolis, Ind. . . . full name is Joshua Derron Posley.
|SINGLE-GAME HIGHS [all-time ranking]:
Tackles: 8, VMI, 9/3/2015 (2-6); VMI, Sep 03, 2015 (2-6); at Northwestern, Sep 26, 2015 (6-2)
Sacks: 1.0, Central Michigan, Oct 24, 2015 (1-0); at Texas A&M, Sep 12, 2015 (1-0)
Tackles for loss: 2.5 [t-8th], at Texas A&M, Sep 12, 2015 (2-0)
Fumbles forced: 1 [t-4th], VMI, 9/3/2015 ; Georgia State, Oct 17, 2015 ; VMI, Sep 03, 2015
Pass breakups: 1, Central Michigan, Oct 24, 2015