2012 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in 10 games after being reinstated to the team ... Saw most of his action on special teams and as a reserve defensive back late in the season ... Totaled seven tackles, including three solo stops ... Made a season-high two tackles in win over Portland State (Sept. 8).
Before UND: A 2011 graduate of Pittsburg (Calif.) High School … Earned Bay Valley Athletic League second team honors as a defensive back during his junior and senior seasons … Voted as one of Bay Area’s Top 25 players and earned Defensive Team MVP honors as a senior for head coach Victor Galli.
Personal: Major is undeclared … Son of Jared Butler and Sheila Jiles.