TWO-YEAR LETTERMAN – Returning starter on the defensive line…will bring consistency and experience to the defensive front...cited as one of the most improved defensive players in spring practice...had a sack and a tipped pass in the final scrimmage.
2017 – Moved into the starting lineup for the first time where he appeared all 11 games...finished the year with 30 tackles – second among defensive linemen – with 2.5 tackles-for-loss for nine yards…posted a season-high seven stops with a half sack against The Citadel...had five tackles against Mercer.
2016 – Played in all 11 games seeing action on 403 snaps and lettered for the first time…had a season-high five assists against Morehead State with a tackle-for-loss…logged one solo tackle and two assists against Mercer…credited with a quarterback hurry against Chattanooga…played a season-high 54 snaps at Samford.
HIGH SCHOOL – A graduate of Alcoa (Tenn.) High School...four-year letterwinner as both a tight end and defensive end…PrepXtra Player of the Year for defense…also received PrepXtra Player of the Week honors once during the 2015 season…named All-County in 2015…helped team to a perfect 5-0 mark in district as a senior…plans to major in computer and information sciences.
MAJOR – Computer Science major.