UNLV: A local product that returns to the valley as a walk-on.
DIXIE STATE: Played the 2012 season at the Division II school located in St. George, UT ... Finished with 29 total tackles as a sophomore for the Red Storm, which was the eighth most on the team ... Recorded 2.5 tackles for loss and forced one fumble.
BREVARD COLLEGE: Played the 2011 season at the Division II program located in North Carolina ... Appeared in eight games for the Tornados and finished with nine total tackles.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Cheyenne HS ... Played quarterback, wide receiver and free safety for coach Perryn Hale ... Was a four-year letterwinner for the Desert Shields ... Guided the team to the state quarterfinals as a freshman, sophomore and junior ... Also was a four-year letterwinner in track.
PERSONAL: Chris Shawn Spencer was born Oct. 3, 1991, in Las Vegas ... The son of Shawn and Aliscia Spencer ... His father, Shawn, was a professional boxer ... Majoring communication studies.