TENNESSEE TRIVIA - Three-year captain twice was named to South Carolina All-State and All-Region first teams.
CAREER GAMES/STARTS - 2/0
2008 - Games/Starts: 2/0 ... Participated in reserve role on offensive line against UAB and Mississippi State ... Also started at guard for Vols in 37-21 junior varsity win over Hargrave (Va.) Military Academy.
2007 - Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL - Twice named First-team All-State and All-Region ... South Carolina preseason Elite 11 by Orangeburg Times and Democrat ... Recorded 83 tackles, 14 tackles for loss and nine sacks as senior ... Added three forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and two pass-breakups that season ... Three-year team captain helped team to 2006 playoff berth ... Key game was 12-tackle, three-sacks effort against Wagner-Salley ... Also started as center on basketball team.
COACH AT HUNTER-KINARD-TYLER HIGH SCHOOL - Jermaine Derricott.
BORN - March 8, 1989.