Vanderbilt opened its football season against Ole Miss on August 29, 2013. (John Russell)
2013 McGaster played in all 13 games, and earned a start in the secondary at cornerback against Texas A&M... Finished the year with 10 solo tackles, 15 total tackles and a fumble recovery... Contributed pair of tackles against UMass, UAB, Missouri, Texas A&M and Wake Forest... Fumble recovery came in win over nationally ranked Georgia.
2012 Though McGaster never played as a true freshman, he received valuable practice time working frequently with the team's travel roster... Displayed plenty of coverage skills and nose for the football during fall practices.
High School Two-year starter in defensive secondary for one of Alabama's top 6A programs... Three-year letterwinner... As senior, posted 37 tackles, two interceptions, seven passes defended, four fumble recoveries as DB for 10-2 Trojans squad that reached second round of state playoffs... Returned four kickoffs for TDs as senior, and notched six career return TDs... Also blocked three punts... As junior, posted 29 tackles, two INTs and nine passes defended, helping Daphne to 15-0 mark and 2010 6A state title... Two-time All-Region recipient.
Personal Torren McGaster... Son of Alane Perdue and Robert McGaster... Born on May 25, 1993... Mom works with Daphne school system; dad is self-employed... One of six siblings: two brothers, Jonathan and Johnnie; and three sisters, Amber, Fredrika and Nastisa .
Career Highs Solo Tackles: 2, vs. UAB, 9/28/2013 Total Tackles: 2 (5x), most recently vs. Wake Forest, 11/30/2013