2011 (Sr.): Started the sixth game of his career vs. Temple . . . two starts -- also started in Ball State's season opening 27-20 victory over Indiana at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind. . . . tallied a career high 11 tackles vs. Temple . . . managed two tackles vs. the Hoosiers . . . tallied three tackles at South Florida . . . tallied the first interception of his career with 1:41 to play in the second quarter at Oklahoma . . . managed six tackles at Oklahoma . . . registered four tackles at Eastern Michigan . . . recovered the third fumble of his career at Northern Illinois . . . received a Ball State Ray Louthen Senior Participation Award.
2010 (Jr.): Started the first four games . . . tied for third on the team with a season high seven tackles at Purdue . . . tied his career high with seven tackles at Iowa . . . recorded the second fumble recovery of his career in the season opener vs. Southeast Missouri State . . . tallied first career pass breakup vs. SEMO . . . suffered a right ankle injury at Central Michigan and missed the remainder of the season.
2009 (So.): Played in all 12 games to earn second letter . . . tallied the first fumble recovery of his career at Auburn . . . recovered a muffed Auburn punt on the Tigers' 18-yard line 1:09 into the game . . . season high three tackles in the season finale at Western Michigan.
2008 (Fr.): Played in 12 games, including the Mid-American Conference Championship Game and the GMAC Bowl . . . earned first letter . . . played primarily on special teams . . . tallied first career tackle at Toledo . . . managed a season high two tackles vs. Northern Illinois.
HIGH SCHOOL: Competed in football for Coach Jeff Hulme . . . helped team to a 13-1 record as a senior . . . helped the Rangers to a 10-0 start for the first time in school history . . . named to Rivals.com Top-50 in the Houston Metro area as a senior . . . all-district linebacker as a sophomore and all-district free safety as a junior and senior . . . managed 99 tackles with two interceptions as a sophomore and 110 tackles with two INTs as a junior.
PERSONAL: Son of Jon and Jody Hoke . . . born May 4, 1989, in Akron, Ohio . . . father, Jon, was a football letterman for Ball State from 1976-79 and played for the National Football League’s Chicago Bears and Kansas City Chiefs before entering the coaching profession . . . father is an assistant coach with the Chicago Bears . . . mother, the former Jody Hilles, is a former Ball State Homecoming Queen and the daughter of former Ball State assistant football coach (1972-77) Jim Hilles . . . Kyle’s uncle, Brady Hoke, is a former Ball State football letterman, 1980 team captain and was head coach of the Cardinals from 2003-08 . . . has three sisters . . . full name is Kyle David Hoke.
All-purpose yards: 2, at Oklahoma, 10/1/11
Interceptions: 1, at Oklahoma, 10/1/11
Long interception return: 2, at Oklahoma, 10/1/11
Tackles: 11, Temple, 10/8/11 (4-7)
Fumbles recovered: 1, Southeast Missouri, 9/2/10 ; at Auburn, 9/26/09
Pass breakups: 1, Southeast Missouri, 9/2/10