Houston Roots

Houston Roots

Player Profile


Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
Rio Linda HS

Last College:
Sierra College

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 185





Griz begin spring football drills on Monday

Montana returns just eight starters from its 11-3 team of a year ago


Griz dominate UCA Bears en route to 41-14 2nd round FCS win

Montana will host second-ranked N. Iowa Dec. 9th or 10th in the quarterfinals


McSurdy named Big Sky's Defensive Player of the Year

Griz have six first team picks & 19 players recognized


Griz host Wolves Saturday, Nov. 5th

Montana's seniors recognized prior to the game


Griz roll to 45-10 win over Wildcats

Johnson & Sambrano have record-tying efforts in the victory

Montana: Houston begins fall camp of 2011 vying for a starting berth at one of the cornerback slots.

2010: He saw action at cornerback and in nickel situations, garnering 7 tackles. He played in nine games.

Junior College: A two-year starter at Sierra College in Rocklin, Calif...named defensive MVP as a sophomore for head coach Jeff Tisdel...had 56 tackles, three interceptions, and 13 tackles for loss in junior college...JC teams were league champions in 2008 and 2009.

High School: He lettered three times in football and basketball at Rio Linda High School...two-time MVP in football as a prep...twice tabbed baseball team MVP...a three-time all-conference pick in football, and also "Player of the Year" three times...conference MVP and all-league pick in baseball as a senior...rushed for 1,850 yards and 28 touchdowns, and he also had 88 tackles and 7 interceptions on defense...team captain in football and baseball.

Career Highs: He had 2 tackles at Northern Colorado last season.

Personal: His major is sociology. Birth date: March 4, 1990. His mom is Tanya Bean of Sacramento.

Official Griz Gear

    Missoulas Guff's Insider BNSF Railrood