Saw action as a reserve left tackle in 2018 before earning the starting role in 2019 … entered 2019 bowl season having played 1,002 snaps over 28 career games (15 starts).
2019: Third-team All-ACC selection … played 798 snaps over 15 games (all starts) helping Clemson finish fourth in the nation in points per game (43.9) and fifth in total offense (school-record 528.7 yards per game) … made first career start and played 44 snaps vs. Georgia Tech in helping Clemson to its most rushing yards (411) in a season opener since 1957 … played all 72 snaps vs. No. 12 Texas A&M … played 69 snaps at Syracuse as Clemson held Syracuse without a sack and produced 612 yards of offense … recorded 34 snaps vs. Charlotte … played 53 snaps at North Carolina in Clemson’s first one-point win since the 2012 Chick-fil-A Bowl … played 56 snaps and shared team offensive player of the week honors in helping Clemson to 552 yards of total offense vs. Florida State … played 46 snaps in the midst of Clemson’s 551-yard performance with 298 rushing yards at Louisville … played 46 snaps in helping Clemson exceed both 300 passing yards and 300 rushing yards vs. Boston College … played 27 snaps in helping Clemson to 702 yards of offense vs. Wofford … played 51 snaps in Clemson’s Atlantic Division-clinching win at NC State … played 49 snaps vs. Wake Forest, helping Clemson outgain the Demon Deacons, 516-105 … played 67 snaps at South Carolina as Clemson earned its sixth consecutive victory against the Gamecocks … played 46 snaps as Clemson rolled up 600 yards of offense vs. No. 22 Virginia en route to a fifth straight ACC Championship … played 68 snaps as Clemson produced the fifth-largest comeback in school history, overcoming a 16-0 deficit in a Fiesta Bowl win vs. No. 2 Ohio State … earned an AP All-Bowl selection for his role in limiting Ohio State’s Chase Young in that game … played 71 snaps vs. No. 1 LSU … ACC Honor Roll selection.
2018: Played 209 snaps over 13 games … played 18 snaps in collegiate debut vs. Furman … played 26 snaps vs. Georgia Southern … played 13 snaps at Georgia Tech … played 20 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 18 snaps vs. No. 16 NC State … played 22 snaps in helping hand Florida State its worst home loss in program history … played 21 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 … played 34 snaps in Clemson’s Atlantic Division-clinching win at No. 17 Boston College … played eight snaps vs. Duke … played seven snaps vs. South Carolina in helping guide Clemson to 744 total yards, the third-highest total in school history … played eight snaps against Pitt and 10 snaps against No. 3 Notre Dame … played four snaps in National Championship Game vs. No. 1 Alabama.
Before Clemson: One of five finalists for USA Today National Offensive Player-of-the-Year … No. 16 player in the nation by Rivals, No. 17 by 247Sports and No. 21 by ESPN … No. 2 offensive tackle in the nation by 247Sports, ESPN and Rivals … No. 1 player in Ohio by 247Sports, ESPN and Rivals … U.S. Army All-American Game participant … Anthony Munoz national lineman-of-the-year finalist … coached by Jason Krause at Fairfield Senior High School … recruited by Robbie Caldwell … enrolled at Clemson in January 2018.
Personal: Born Jan. 22, 2000 … majoring in sociology.