Redshirt sophomore was one of the team’s top running backs during the first half of 2014 before suffering a season-ending knee injury at Boston College ... redshirted the 2015 season to regain strength.
2014: Had 218 yards and one touchdown on 50 carries along with nine receptions for 90 yards in 130 snaps over six games ... had 74 yards and a touchdown on 12 carries and two receptions for 15 yards against SC State on Sept. 6; it was his first career game ... had nine yards on six carries and a team-high four receptions for 46 yards at No. 1 Florida State on Sept. 20 ... had 56 yards on nine carries and two receptions for 21 yards against NC State on Oct. 4 ... had a game-high 61 yards on 16 carries and an eight-yard reception against Louisville on Oct. 11 ... had 13 yards on four carries before suffering a season-ending torn ACL at Boston College on Oct. 18.
Before Clemson: Top-125 player and No. 10 running back in the nation and No. 7 player in Georgia by Rivals.com ... option quarterback at Thomas County Central High School who started for three years and finished as the school’s all-time leading rusher (5,095) ... second-team All-State as a junior ... had a region-high 1,521 yards and 14 touchdowns on 191 carries in 10 games as a senior; had at least 100 yards in every game but one and had two 200-yard games ... was 31-57 passing for 522 yards and seven touchdowns against only one interception as a senior ... had a season-high 258 rushing yards in just three quarters against Harris County High School as a senior ... first-team all-state as a junior ... had 1,658 rushing yards and 23 touchdowns as a junior ... had 1,622 rushing yards and 19 touchdowns as a sophomore ... had a career-high 314 rushing yards against Lee County High School as a sophomore ... outstanding baseball player who made the national finals of the MLB Pitch, Hit & Throw Competition at Yankee Stadium in 2008; just 12 years old at the time, he fielded flyballs during the home run hitting competition at the All-Star Game ... coached by Bill Shaver at Thomas County Central High School ... recruited by Danny Pearman.
Personal: His cousin, Tashard Choice, was a running back at Georgia Tech and played in the NFL ... his uncle, Joe Burns, was a running back at Georgia Tech and played with the Buffalo Bills ... majoring in health science ... born Nov. 30, 1995.
*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide