41 Hadari Darden
Hadari  Darden

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Berkeley, Calif.

High School:
Moreau Catholic HS

Last College:
Contra Costa College

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 213

Position:
LB

Experience:
JC


AT SAN JOSÉ STATE: In his first season with the Spartans... Begins his major college career as an outside linebacker candidate... Comes to the Spartans with sophomore standing.

COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Played one season as a linebacker for Contra Costa College (Coach Patrick Henderson)... Credited with 36 tackles and tied for second on the team with 4.5 tackles for loss... Second on the Comets' squad with 2.5 quarterback sacks... One of seven defensive players to recover a fumble.

HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered in football (Coach Andrew Cotter) and basketball at Moreau Catholic High in Hayward, Calif. ... Was the 2015 Mission Valley League Defensive Player of the Year, a San Francisco Chronicle second team All-Metro choice, first-team All-East Bay by the Bay Area News Group as a senior... Credited with 80 tackles, 16.0 quarterback sacks, four forced fumbles and a fumble recovery... Played wide receiver on offense and caught 11 passes for 226 yards and two touchdowns... Was in one 54 tackles and 3.0 quarterback sacks as a junior.

MORE ON HADARI: Has not declared a major... Looking at majoring in radio/TV/film... Interested in a career in sports broadcasting... Enjoys bowling... He is a native of Berkeley, Calif.