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Original walk-on joined the team in the summer of 2015, and blossomed into an All-American by season’s end ... team’s starting placekicker who sat in the stands as a spectator at Memorial Stadium as a first-year freshman in 2014 ... preseason first-team All-ACC choice by Athlon and Sporting News.

2015: Second-team All-American by Sports Illustrated ... first walk-on to earn All-America honors in Clemson history while still a walk-on ... first-team freshman All-American by USA Today ... second-team All-ACC (media) ... third-team All-ACC (coaches) ... converted national-best 27 field goals (in 32 attempts), an 84-percent success rate ... scored 138 points, which set a Clemson single-season record for overall scoring and kick scoring ... overall point total passed C.J. Spiller (128 in 2009) for most in Clemson history, and also topped the kick-scoring record of 118 posted by current Arizona Cardinals kicker Chandler Catanzaro in 2011 ... missed just one field goal against ACC competition, and it came from 47 yards out in the championship game versus North Carolina ... hit a 47-yard field goal in his second career game, when he was 2-3 versus Appalachian State ... special teams player-of-the-game after making both field goal attempts in three-point win over Louisville on the road ... connected on two field goals against Boston College, with a long of 42 ... produced first career three field goal effort at NC State ... duplicated the effort the following week when he was named specialist-of-the-game by coaches against Florida State ... co-special teams player-of-the-game by coaches after booting three more field goals at Syracuse, including a long of 42 ... made 16th consecutive field goal in his hometown of Columbia at South Carolina, a 36-yarder ... went 3-4 on field goals and 4-4 on extra points in the Orange Bowl, while handling kickoff duties as well ... booted two field goals and all four of his extra points in National Championship Game versus Alabama.

Before Clemson: Lettered at Blythewood High School.

Personal: Majoring in architecture ... born Nov. 10, 1995.


*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide

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