2012 • JUNIOR SEASON: Played in the last six games of the year with two starts … slowed all season by a foot injury … had six tackles in the season finale against Elon … finished with 18 total stops, including six solos … made the Athletics Director’s Honor Roll in the fall.
PRIOR TO UTC: Spent three seasons at N.C. State before transferring to Chattanooga ... played in nine games in 2011, making 10 tackles ... played tailback in 2010 and was the third-leading rusher on the team with 320 yards ... started eight games in 2010 ... best performance was 75 yards on 18 carries in the win at Georgia Tech ... left the Florida State game with a head injury, he didn't play in three of the last five games ... redshirted in 2009.
HIGH SCHOOL ... Played most of his senior season at quarterback and running back under Coach Mike Falluer at Northwest Whitfield County High School ... led the area in rushing with 878 yards and 18 touchdowns... passed for 782 yards and three scores to lead the area with 121 points scored... selected as the player of the year for the area... given the Bruin Award for best all-around player as a senior ... Class 4A first-team all-state selection his senior year... Atlanta Journal Constitution's Georgia Top 150 ... named to the All-Southeast Region class of 2009 by Prep Star ... registered 99 tackles, and seven interceptions as a senior ... also played running back, rushing 43 times for 428 yards and nine touchdowns in 2007... named to the all-area team for three straight years, as a defensive back his sophomore and junior seasons, and as the quarterback his senior year... Also ran track.
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