Mahelona also can move up the school list for single-season tackles for loss, a figure which includes sacks. The burly junior college transfer has 18.5 this season, which ranks sixth on UT's all-time single-season list. He needs just one TFL to catch Shaun Ellis (19.5 in 1999) for fifth place. With three tackles for loss vs. A&M, Mahelona will slip past Todd Kelly (21 in 1992) and John Henderson (21 in 2000) for third place on UT's all-time list. The top two in this category are Little (25 in 1995) and the late Reggie White (24 in 1983).
Mahelona nears milestones
The 6-foot, 300-pound junior has thrown ballcarriers for losses 13.5 times this season, leaving him just one from breaking the school record of 14 set by Leonard Little in 1995.
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