Draft Scout Snapshot:DS Rating on 9/1/09: #7 SS, #165/750 Overall, Projected Rd: 5-6 2009 Senior Bowl Invite…2009 East-West Shrine Invite…2008: 13 GP; 12 GS; KR: 2-31-15.5-0; 44 Sol-67 TT, 1.5 TFL, 1 SK, 1 INT, 4 PBU, 1 QBH; Honorable mention All-Big 12. Finished the season as NU’s second-leading tackler with 67 stops. 2007: 12 GP; 10 GS; KR: 1-7-7-0; 40 Sol-78 TT, 4 PBU, 1 QBH, 1 FF; Won the starting strong safety job in spring practiuce. Second on the team in tackles. Earned honorable-mention All-Big 12 honors from the conference coaches. JC: Played linebacker for Coffeyville CC, using his speed and ball-hawking abilities to register 76 tackles, 11 tackles for loss, three blocked kicks and an interception as a redshirt freshman in 2006. Asante's performance earned him All-Jayhawk League honors, and honorable-mention All-America honors from the National Junior College Athletic Association. Asante was ranked as the No. 9 overall junior college prospect in the nation by Rivals.com, who listed him as a four-star prospect.
Post-Draft Outlook: A closer look at the Browns' picks: Round 5/160 -- Larry Asante, SS, 5-11, 210, Nebraska, Asante is tough and physical. He'll play special teams. - by The Sports Xchange
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01/02/13 - S Larry Asante was signed to a contract for 2013 by the Colts.
01/02/13 - S Larry Asante was signed by the Colts to a reserve/future contract. Asante (6-0, 210) was originally selected by the Cleveland Browns in the fifth round (160th overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.