Prior to SIU
Played two seasons with Southern Miss after redshirting his freshman year...Appeared in seven games and made four starts for the Golden Eagles in 2013...As a redshirt freshman, played in three games, primarily on special teams.
Transferred to North Gwinnett High School and played for coach Bob Sphire his senior campaign, after playing at Mainland High in Daytona Beach, Fla. ... Garnered preseason AAAAA honors for All-State heading into senior campaign ... Played in the Rivalries of Gwinnett All-Star Game ... Earned honorable mention All-State honors and second-team All-Central Florida by the Orlando Sentinel during his junior campaign ... A three-star offensive lineman by Rivals.com and was also listed as the No. 35 offensive guard and No. 51 player in the state of Georgia ... Earned three stars from both Scout.com and ESPN
Majoring in sport administration.