2014 SOPHOMORE SEASON Appeared in 11 games... Missed games against Murray State and Virginia due to injury... Saw playing time at defensive end and on special teams... Totaled seven tackles on the season, including two tackles for a loss and one sack... Made three tackles and notched first career sack in the team's win at Florida International... Credited with three tackles versus Florida State... Made one stop versus Notre Dame.
2013 FRESHMAN SEASON (Iowa Western Community College) Played one season at Iowa Western Community College... Rated a three-star prospect by Rivals.com, 247Sports.com, and ESPN.com... Rated a four-star prospect by Scout.com... Rated the No. 4 defensive end by 247 Sports.com and No. 14 by ESPN.com... Tallied 44 tackles and 13.5 sacks in his lone season of junior college... Credited with 22 tackles for a loss... Named to MFC first feam defensive line... Tabbed a second team All-American.
HIGH SCHOOL Attended Lincoln High School in Des Moines, Iowa... Recorded 80 tackles during his senior season as the team's starting middle linebacker... Also played tight end and wide receiver... Caught 15 passes for 225 yards for a 15.0 yards per catch average.... Tallied three touchdowns... Earned first team all-conference honors... Also a four-year varsity starter on the basketball team... Chose Louisville over offers from Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Iowa State and Mississippi.