Redshirt freshman who was one of the top backups at offensive guard in 2014.
2014: Had five knockdowns in 203 snaps over six games (one start) ... played 39 snaps against SC State on Sept. 6; it was his first career game ... played 25 snaps against NC State on Oct. 4 ... had three knockdowns in 62 snaps against Syracuse on Oct. 25 ... played 20 snaps at Wake Forest on Nov. 6; it was his first career start ... had one knockdown in 23 snaps against Georgia State on Nov. 22 ... had one knockdown in 34 snaps against No. 24 Oklahoma in the Russell Athletic Bowl on Dec. 29.
2013: Redshirted ... No. 19 offensive lineman signee in the nation in the preseason by Athlon ... No. 19 signee in the ACC in the preseason by Athlon.
Before Clemson: Selected to play in the Under Armour All-American game in Florida and the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas ... all-state selection by MaxPreps ... No. 125 player in the nation by ESPN ... No. 5 offensive guard in the nation and No. 3 player in North Carolina by ESPN ... No. 4 offensive guard in the nation by Scout.com ... No. 5 player in North Carolina by Charlotte Observer ... No. 184 player in the nation, No. 11 offensive guard in the nation and No. 5 player in North Carolina by Rivals.com ... No. 161 player in the nation, No. 8 offensive guard in the nation and No. 4 player in North Carolina by 247Sports.com ... No. 14 offensive guard in the nation by MaxPreps ... played at Greer (S.C.) High School as a freshman before moving to the Rockingham, N.C. area ... helped Richmond Senior High School to an 11-2 record as a senior ... had 119 pancake blocks as a senior and 89 pancake blocks as a junior ... member of the track & field team ... had over a 4.0 GPA in high school ... from the same hometown as former Clemson wide receiver Tony Horne (1994-97), who went on to be an All-Pro in the NFL ... coached by Paul Hoggard at Richmond Senior High School ... recruited by Dan Brooks and Robbie Caldwell.
Personal: Cousin of former Clemson linebacker Stephone Anthony (2011-14) ... majoring in sociology ... born July 3, 1994.
*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide