In 2011: Talented young lineman who saw action in six games, he broke his foot in the season opener and missed the next seven contests after undergoing surgery ... Started the win over No. 7 Clemson, he was in for 20 snaps in that contest - just his second back after the injury.
In 2010: Redshirted the season ... Named the defensive Scout Team Player of the Week for the Virginia Tech game.
Prep: Played at Marlboro County High School for coach Dean Boyd ... A three-star recruit ... Tallied 89 tackles, including 21 for loss and one sack as a senior ... Ran for six touchdowns ... Selected as a 2009 Carolina Panther Community Captain ... Helped raise over $10,000 for Relay for Life ... Represented South Carolina in the Shrine Bowl ... Named to the High School Sports Report first-team all-state defense ... Selected to the SCVarsity.com first-team all-state defense ... Team captain ... Recorded 70 tackles and four sacks as a junior ... Earned all-state honors during his junior campaign as well ... Recognized as an all-region performer as a senior, junior and sophomore...Named to the All-Zone Defensive Team ... Majoring in criminology.