2011 - Sophomore: Walk-on played in first two games, recording a tackle in win over South Dakota State ... Make Illini debut against Arkansas State.
2010 - Redshirt Freshman: Member of UI squad.
2009 - Freshman: Redshirted the 2009 season.
High School: Totaled 76 tackles, three tackles for loss and three pass breakups as a senior ... Earned team's Defensive Back of the Year award ... High school coach was Mike McDonnell.
Personal: Son of Reggie and Andrea Mitchell ... Full name is Kaeman Devair Mitchell ... Born on June 19, 1991 ... Enrolled in the general curriculum ... Had a liver transplant when he was a year old and his mother, Andrea, was the donor ... Graduated with honors from Centennial High School ... Father is former Illinois running backs coach Reggie Mitchell.