- 2015 Spring Team Most Improved OL
Enters fall camp listed as the No. 1 at right tackle after winning the team’s Most Improved Offensive Lineman award in the spring… Exciting young prospect with plenty of potential who started his career on the defensive side of the ball, showing his tremendous athleticism and versatility … Can play any spot along the offensive line due to his good footwork and strength in the trenches.
Played in both the Toledo game and against Indiana for his only action of the season.
Rated as the No. 75 defensive tackle prospect in the class of 2013 by ESPN.com … helped West Florida Tech High School and head coach Harry Lees to a 10-1 record and berth in the Florida Class 5A State Championship playoffs in 2012 … recorded 80 tackles and 7.0 sacks in his final high school season … earned second team All-State honors from the Associated Press as a senior in 2012, as well as all-area recognition … a Pensacola News-Journal “Super Senior” selection … totaled 71 tackles and 3.0 sacks as a junior in 2011.
Mother – Clarice McDowell … chose Mizzou over Cincinnati, Kentucky, Louisville and Mississippi State, among others … plans to major in business at Missouri.