#96 Defensive Lineman
Wt: 315 lbs.
Hometown: Beckville, TX
Born: July 10, 1996
Scouting Report: Big-bodied run stuffer that can get after the QB…good quickness and athleticism…great power and strength…strong work ethic and character.
College: During his career, appeared in 55 games with 45 starts totaling 166 tackles (89 solo, 77 assists), 58.5 tackles for loss, 21 sacks, 7 pass breakups and 5 forced fumbles…3rd Place All-Time in Tackles for Loss and 4th Place All-Time in Sacks…2017 (SENIOR): Associated Press Division III All-American First Team, AFCA Division III All-American First Team, D3Football.com All-American First Team, D3Football.com All-South Region First Team, Cliff Harris Award Finalist, ASC Defensive Player of the Year, and All-ASC First Team…Appeared in all 15 games with 15 starts…totaled 47 tackles (29 solo, 18 assists)…20.5 tackles for loss including 4.5 sacks…one forced fumble, one QB hurry, and three pass break ups…2016 (JUNIOR): D3football.com All-American Second Team…D3football.com All-South Region First Team …All-ASC First Team selection…played in all 15 games at defensive tackle…posted 53 total tackles, 17.5 tackles for loss and 5.5 sacks…returned fumbles for touchdowns against Linfield and ETBU…recorded a season-high seven tackles in win over Redlands…added a season-high 2.5 sacks in that game…2015 (SOPHOMORE): All-ASC Second Team selection…started all 13 games at defensive tackle…posted 50 tackles, 16 tackles for loss and 10.5 sacks…had a season-high seven tackles against Belhaven and set a then school-record with 4.5 sacks in that game…had at least a half-tackle for loss in 11 of 13 games…2014 (FRESHMAN): Started two games and appeared in all 12 at defensive tackle…recorded 16 total tackles and 4.5 tackles for loss…had four tackles against Linfield.