Backup offensive lineman in his first active season as a Tiger in 2017.
2018: Played 23 snaps in season opener vs. Furman … made first career start at Texas A&M, playing 34 snaps … played seven snaps vs. Georgia Southern … played 30 snaps at Georgia Tech … played 29 snaps vs. Syracuse … played 27 snaps in helping Clemson accrue 698 yards and a school-record 11.8 yards per carry at Wake Forest, resulting in the entire offensive line earning team offensive player of the game honors … played 12 snaps in helping Clemson accrue 471 yards of offense against NC State … played 44 snaps in helping Clemson hand Florida State its worst home loss in program history … played 23 snaps in helping Clemson set school records in yards per play (11.6) and yards per carry (13.3) vs. Louisville, resulting in the offensive line’s second collective selection as offensive player of the game.
2017: Played 98 snaps over nine games … played 36 snaps against Kent State on Sept. 2 … played five snaps at No. 14 Louisville on Sept. 16 … played four snaps against Boston College on Sept. 23 … played two snaps at No. 12 Virginia Tech on Sept. 30 … played three snaps against Wake Forest on Oct. 7 … played five snaps against Georgia Tech on Oct. 28 … played 32 snaps against The Citadel on Nov. 18 … played four snaps at South Carolina on Nov. 25 … played seven snaps against No. 7 Miami (Fla.) in the ACC Championship Game on Dec. 2.
Before Clemson: Two-year starting lineman who helped Daniel High to 2014 state championship game … rated No. 19 prospect in South Carolina by 247 Sports … Shrine Bowl participant … played for Randy Robinson … recruited by Brent Venables.
Personal: Follows a long line of players from nearby Daniel High School to come to Clemson … recent former Daniel High School players in the NFL who went through Clemson include DeAndre Hopkins, Jarvis Jenkins, DeShawn Williams and 2016 first-round draft pick Shaq Lawson … majoring in construction science & management.