Redshirted as a defensive tackle before switching to offensive line in August 2016.
2016: Logged 61 snaps in six games ... made collegiate debut against SC State, posting an 86 percent grade in 21 snaps ... logged nine snaps at Boston College ... saw six snaps of action in win over Syracuse ... played a couple of snaps at Wake Forest ... logged 15 snaps against South Carolina and graded 87 percent ... saw eight snaps in the Fiesta Bowl win over Ohio State.
Before Clemson: Rated among the top-15 players in South Carolina by all services ... No. 26 defensive tackle in the nation and No. 8 player in South Carolina by ESPN ... No. 12 player in South Carolina by Scout.com ... No. 12 player in South Carolina by 247Sports.com ... No. 14 player in South Carolina by Rivals.com ... led Emerald High School to a 10-4 record and the state playoffs as a senior ... had 100 tackles and 28 tackles for loss as a junior ... first-team all-state ... one of the top wrestlers in the state who was a four-time state champion ... lost only one wrestling match (199-1) ... only loss was freshman year ... only four-time state heavyweight champion in South Carolina history ... coached by Tim McMahon ... recruited by Dan Brooks and Mike Reed.
Personal: Majoring in parks, recreation & tourism management ... born June 22, 1997.
*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide