Freshman (2013): Played in six games, including each of the last five... Made 10 tackles, including three solo... Had 1.5 tackles for loss and a half sack (at Cincinnati).
Prep: A three-star Rivals.com, ESPN.com and 247sports.com prospect... A two-star Scout.com recruit... Rated as the nation's No. 30 strongside defensive end and the No. 84 player in Texas by Rivals... Ranked the state's No. 9 defensive end by Dave Campbell's Texas Football... A two-time first-team All-District selection... Named first-team 5A All-State by TheOldCoach.com... Named first-team All-Greater Houston by the Houston Chronicle... Named All-Midlands Region by PrepStar... Notched 73 tackles, 28.5 sacks and 38 tackles for-loss in 2012... Scored two defensive touchdowns amd blocked two punts... Anchored a defense that held 11 (of 16) opponents to fewer than 14 points... Had offers from Texas Tech, Utah and Washington State among others.