Will compete for playing time at running back.
2005: Was injured and did not play in 2005... moved from safety to running back in the spring... had a good spring, getting a lot of reps with Robert Hubbard out with an injury. 2004: Redshirted in his first year at Nevada.
A four-sport standout at Palma High in Salinas, Calif.... earned All-TCAL honors in football, wrestling, baseball and track in 2003... was a second-team all-state selection in football as a senior... also earned All-Northern California first-team honors... was an All-CCS selection by the San Jose Mercury News at defensive back and an All-Monterey County pick by the Monterey County Herald at running back... averaged 7.0 yards per carry in his prep career, rushing 317 times for 2,205 yards... scored 30 TDs... added 20 catches for 330 yards... on defense, tallied 266 tackles with 49 TFLs, 10 fumble recoveries and eight interceptions.
Born Dec. 24, 1985 in Salinas, Calif.... parents are Brian and Linda Lippincott... majoring in psychology (minor in information systems)... uses visualization to enhance his sports performance, techniques he learned from his father, who is a psychologist.