College Career: Played in 45 games (13 starts) at tackle during his four seasons at Baylor after beginning his career on the defensive line … member of a senior class that played in four straight bowl games for first time in school history … earned program’s first Big 12 Championship and Fiesta Bowl berth in 2013 … started all 13 games as a senior in 2013 … one of five players on offense to start every game … part of O-line that helped Baylor rank as the nation’s No. 1 offense in total yards (618.8 ypg) and scoring (52.5 ppg) … helped pave the way for the 13th nationally ranked rushing attack (259.7 ypg) … played in all 13 games his junior season in 2012 as a reserve offensive lineman and on special teams … saw action in the Holiday Bowl win over No. 17 ranked UCLA … saw action in all 13 games on special teams and offensive line as a sophomore … during his redshirt freshman year in 2010, played in six contests on special teams, on the offensive line and occasionally in the backfield … moved from the defensive line during fall camp … redshirted in 2009.
Personal: Attended W.H. Adamson (Dallas, TX) High School where he was a 2008 first-team All-District 11-4A honoree as a senior … was ranked No. 57 by Rivals.com among strong side defensive ends … invited to the 2007 All-American Bowl Game Classic … also played basketball and averaged 11.4 points and 9.2 rebounds as a junior forward … did not play football before his junior season … graduated with a degree in General Studies.