A native of Orem, Utah ... parents are David and Patty Barney.
Prepped at Orem HS ... served a Church mission.
Two-year starter at corner at Dixie College... two-time NJCAA All-American... talented punt returner.
Named the team's top defensive secondary performer ... saw action in all 12 games, including 11 starts at cornerback as a junior ... credited with 35 tackles on the season, including 29 solo takedowns ... registered a season high 8 tackles against Colorado State ... had 2 tackles for a combines loss of 6 yards ... forced one fumble and had an interception against New Mexico ... posted 6 pass deflections on the season.
Participated in spring drills ... will compete for a starting job at cornerback during fall camp...saw action in all 12 games during the season...credited with 37 tackles on the season, including 24 solo and 13 assisted takedowns...recorded a season-high eight tackles against Stanford...posted a season-high five solo tackles against Boise State...credited with three pass deflections and one tackle for a loss...participated in spring drills.