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2023 (Fifth-Year Redshirt Junior): Named to preseason watch list for Rimington Trophy honoring nation’s top center entering year…Started at center and helped offense amass 493 total yards and 250 rushing yards in season-opening win over Miami (Ohio) (Sept. 1)…Blocked for offense that racked up 451 yards and gave Tyler Van Dyke time to throw five touchdowns in win over No. 23 Texas A&M (Sept. 9)…Helped offense amass 598 total yards and 240 yards on ground in win over Bethune-Cookman (Sept. 14)…Part of line that paved way for 323 rushing yards and 543 total yards in win at Temple (Sept. 23).
Before Miami: Spent first four seasons of career at UCF…Rated as third-highest center nationally by Pro Football Focus in 2022…Earned 90.6 pass-blocking grade and 80.6 run-blocking grade in final season with Knights…Three-year starter for UCF and was all-AAC as a freshman in 2020 and a sophomore in 2021…Redshirted 2019 season.
High School: Three-star prospect out of Hagerty High School…Helped lead team to district championship and first round of state playoffs in final season…Ranked as No. 84 offensive guard in nation by ESPN.