Linebacker Zach Brown, who starred at Wilde Lake High, was selected by the Tennessee Titans in the second round of the NFL draft Friday night.

Brown, who spent a prep year at Hargrave Military Academy before playing at North Carolina, was the 52nd overall pick.

Brown, who is 6 feet and 230 pounds, was a semifinalist for the Butkus Award, given to the nation’s top collegiate linebacker, this past season after he led the Tar Heels with 105 tackles. He also had 13 1/2 tackles for losses, 5 1/2 sacks, three interceptions and three forced fumbles.