Pronunciation: kah HOOT
In 2012: Missed the season with a knee injury.
In 2011: Walk-on who saw action on both sides of the ball at Cincinnati, playing seven snaps on the offensive line and 13 on the d-line ... Saw action in four games, he was also in for a dozen snaps versus Georgia Tech.
In 2010: Transferred to NC State from Campbell, he spent the season as a defensive end on the scout team.
In 2009: Played in all 11 games as a freshman for the Camels, he recorded 27 tackles, including 17 solo stops.
Prep: A three-year varsity football letter winner at Wake Forest- Rolesville ... Named academic all-conference three times ... Earned first-team All-CAP 7 honors as a senior ... Helped lead his team to a conference title in each of his final three seasons, winning 32 games ... Also played tight end, totalling six catches for 102 yards and two touchdowns as a senior ... Was team MVP as a senior ... Also lettered in basketball for three years, serving twice as a team captain and earning all-conference honors as a senior.