THREE-YEAR LETTERMAN - Returning starter on the defensive line back for his redshirt senior season...expected to see plenty of playing time again this fall...will provide leadership and experience to the defensive front...2017-18 SoCon Academic Honor Roll recipient.
2017 – Played in all 11 games and finished with 30 tackles with four tackles-for-loss for eight yards...moved into the starting lineup at mid-season in week six against Samford and remained there for the remainder of the season…had a season-high tackles against The Citadel and was credited with five assisted tackles against Furman...posted quarterback hurries against Western Carolina and ETSU...lettered for the third time.
2016 – Started all 11 games at nose tackle in his first year as a starter…saw action on 467 snaps and lettered for the second time …finished with 24 total tackles including 13 solo stops…posted a tackle in 10 of 11 games...had a season- high seven tackles against The Citadel…registered four tackles vs. Mercer with a half tackle-for-loss…credited with quarterback hurries at Samford and against The Citadel…finished with the most tackles among defensive linemen.
2015 – Played in four games and lettered (Samford, Chattanooga, Mercer, and Wofford)…saw action on 52 snaps…posted two tackles against Mercer and Wofford.2015 – Played in four games and lettered (Samford, Chattanooga, Mercer, and Wofford)…saw action on 52 snaps…posted two tackles against Mercer and Wofford.
2014 – Did not see game action.
HIGH SCHOOL - A graduate of Patrick Henry HS in Roanoke.
MAJOR - Civil Engineering major.