Hometown: Phoenix, Arizona
High School: Brophy Prep
Height / Weight: 5-11 / 180
Montana: Josh was moved from wide receiver to cornerback this past spring and will see action there and on special teams.
2011: He lettered as a true freshman at wide receiver. He played in 12 games and had 4 catches for 22 yards, including an 18-yard touchdown grab against Weber State. He also had 8 tackles on special teams.
High School: He played primarily running back, but also played defensive back, and returned kickoffs and punts…as a senior he rushed for 722 yards and 10 touchdowns and caught 35 passes for 375 yards and three TDs…a standout in track and field for Brophy, which won Arizona’s Division I team championship in 2011…placed seventh in the long jump and 16th in the triple jump at the state meet…named one of 33 top senior football players from Arizona and Southern California and chosen for the inaugural All-Star Game (he elected not to play in the game).
Career Highs: He had 3 tackles against Northern Iowa last season. He had 3 receptions at Northern Arizona in 2011.
Personal: The son of Glenn and Rhonda Dennard … Glenn played football at Arizona State in the mid-80s… His uncle, Preston Dennard, played in the NFL for eight seasons (1978-85)… His older brother, B.J., played at Arizona (2004-08) … Birthdate: April 13, 1993 … An undeclared major.