Walk-on defensive end who joined the squad in the spring... expected to add depth to the position.
2003-05: Enrolled at South Carolina but did not play football.
2002: Enrolled at USC-Spartanburg for the Fall 2002 and Spring 2003 semesters.
High School: Graduated from James Island High School in Charleston, S.C. in 2002... coached by Reed Charpia... recognized as the team's Most Improved Player in 2001.
Personal: Ernest Keron Rouse III was born Oct. 16, 1984... majoring in biology... his uncle, William Foye, played at Morgan State and his cousin, Marcus Pickney, played at North Greenville.