Started the season-opener vs. UNI where he suffered an ankle injury which kept him out of the next 10 games … came back for the final game at West Virginia … posted two tackles vs. UNI.
Redshirted initial collegiate season.
Chose Iowa State over California, Charlotte and Texas Tech … ranked as the 167th-best junior college player according to 247Sports … listed as the 28th-best strongside defensive end by JCgridiron.com … named second-team All-Jayhawk Conference and team captain … tallied 36 tackles, including 8.0 tackles for loss … also posted three sacks, two forced fumbles and one interception … had career best six tackles vs. Ft. Scott and Hutchinson … recorded three tackles for loss vs. Independence … helped team play in back-to-back Graphic Edge Bowl games, falling to Iowa Western both seasons … posted three tackles in the 2013 Graphic Edge Bowl … recorded 21 tackles as a freshman in 2012 to help his team go 11-1 … teammates with former Cyclone Trent Taylor.
Named First-Team Class 6A in 2011 … was also a First-Team All-Area pick … participated in the 2012 Kansas Shrine Bowl … as a senior, tallied 57 tackles and 15 tackles for loss … named team captain … led the team in sacks with six … was all-conference in track & field in the javelin.
Born April 8, 1994 in Garden City, Kan. … son of Alphonso Luna and Michele Castro … grandparents are Raymond and Martha Luna ... father, Alphonso, played football at the University of Houston (1989-91) … liberal studies major.