Played in one game vs North Dakota (9/15) before sitting out the rest of the year due to injury ... took a redshirt.
Played in eight games in first year with the Kats at tight end ... caught eight passes for 55 yards ... had three catches apiece in games vs Nicholls (9/23) and Northwestern State (10/14), going for 27 yards against the Demons and 23 yards against the Colonels ... also had a catch apiece in games vs Prairie View (9/7) and Lamar (10/21).
Played in five games on the year and tallied two total tackles, including a half tackle for loss …Recorded two tackles in Mizzou's home-opening win over Eastern Michigan (9/10).
One of eight true freshmen to see playing time in 2015, he established himself as a force along a dominant Mizzou defensive line, playing in 11 games … He tallied nine tackles (four solo) with a half tackle for loss and a quarterback hurry … Career-high three-tackle performance came against Tennessee (Nov. 21) and picked up his half tackle-for-loss in that game … Totaled two tackles-for-loss in the season-finale at Arkansas (Nov. 27).
Olathe North High School
A dynamic two-way player in high school, his big frame along with his pure athletic ability and great lower body strength is what caught the attention of the Mizzou coaches … An All-State selection each of his last two years, he had 530 receiving yards and four touchdowns as a senior, after grabbing five touchdowns and 600 receiving yards during his junior season of 2013 … A three-star recruit by Rivals, ESPN and 247Sports, he ranked as high as the No. 3 prospect coming out of Kansas this season, doing so in the ESPN rankings … Is the fifth-best prospect in Kansas according to 247Sports and the sixth-best according to Rivals … Was a two-way star at Olathe North, also playing tight end … A three-star recruit by Scout.com, which ranks him as the 16th-best tight end nationally … Also has been a standout basketball player for Olathe North, lettering four years on the hardwood … High School Coach – Gene Wier.