Watch: SC State's Darius Leonard drafted 36th by Colts
COLUMBIA, SC (WACH) -- South Carolina State's Darius Leonard was selected by the Indianapolis Colts with the 36th pick in this year's NFL Draft.
The 6-4, 234-pound linebacker becomes just the fifth Bulldog to ever be drafted in the second round or higher and is the highest SC State draftee since Anthony Cooks was selected by the Houston Oilers at pick No. 35 in 1995.
Leonard leaves SC State as the Bulldogs' all-time leader in tackles with 394, including 54 tackles for a loss, 21.5 sacks and 9 forced turnovers.