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Sophomore who has been a primary backup at linebacker ... has also been a contributor on special teams ... has 13 tackles, one tackle for loss and one pass breakup in 96 snaps over 23 games in his career.

2014: Had two tackles, one tackle for loss and one pass breakups in 16 snaps over 10 games ... had one tackle for loss and a pass breakup in 16 snaps against SC State on Sept. 6.

2013: Had 11 tackles in 80 snaps over 13 games ... had one tackle in eight snaps against No. 5 Georgia on Aug. 31; it was his first career game ... had five tackles in 31 snaps against The Citadel on Nov. 23 ... had a special teams tackle against No. 6 Ohio State in the Orange Bowl on Jan. 3.

2012: Redshirted.

Before Clemson: Rated as the No. 57 outside linebacker in the nation and No. 20 player in South Carolina by ESPN ... No. 58 outside linebacker in the nation by Scout.com ... No. 26 player in South Carolina by Rivals.com ... No. 21 player in South Carolina by 247Sports.com ... No. 18 player in South Carolina by SuperPrep ... played in the Shrine Bowl and the Offense-Defense All-American game ... first-team all-state, All-Lowcountry, all-county and all-region as a senior ... had 105 tackles, 12 tackles for loss, five sacks and two interceptions as a senior ... state champion in weightlifting as a freshman and sophomore ... coached by former Clemson Assistant Coach Chuck Reedy at Goose Creek High School ... recruited by Tony Elliott.

Personal: Majoring in parks, recreation & tourism management ... born Jan. 26, 1994.


*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide

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