Sophomore offensive lineman will vie for community service award
AS A FRESHMAN (2014):
· Started nine games at right guard, he also saw time at center.
· Moved into the starting lineup at RG in the fourth game of the season - he worked at center during spring drills.
· Enrolled at NC State for the 2014 spring semester and participated in spring drills.
· Earned the offensive Philip Rivers Award for Freshman of the Year.
IN HIGH SCHOOL:
· Played center, OT and DT and was team captain for coach Joe Evans.
· Team posted an 8-5 record during senior season and advanced to the second round of the NC 4AA state playoffs.
· Honors: All-Mecklenburg County by the Charlotte Observer and a three-time all-conference performer. Played his junior season at left tackle, earning all-conference honors.
· Junior Stats: 56 tackles, 3.5 sacks as a junior.
· Rankings: No. 7 center nationally by scout.com. No. 46 offensive guard nationally by ESPN.com.
· Personal: Moved from Boston prior to his sophomore year. Began playing competitive tennis at the age of two, and was the No. 1 player for Independence. Father, Carl Adams, is in his 33rd year as head wrestling coach at Boston University.