Expected to take over at center for the Tigers in 2013 after serving as the backup at that spot last year … Transferred to LSU in 2011 after enrolling at Kentucky as a freshman in 2010 … Originally signed with LSU in February of 2010 but enrolled at Kentucky … Spent the fall semester of 2010 at Kentucky before transferring back to LSU in 2011 … Sat out the 2011 season due to NCAA transfer … Played in 10 games during his LSU career, starting one time.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2012)
Played in 10 games with one start against Idaho ... Played a total of 71 snaps with four knockdowns … Saw one offensive snap against Alabama and at Arkansas ... Played two offensive snaps against South Carolina and at Texas A&M ... Only played one offensive snap at Florida ... Did not play against Towson ... Came in for P.J. Lonergan on the first drive of the game at Auburn and played eight snaps with one knockdown ... Made his first career start at center against Idaho and made two knockdowns in 39 snaps ... Saw action at center in 15 plays and recorded one knockdown against Washington ... Played his first snaps as a Tiger late in the opener against North Texas.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2011)
Transferred to LSU in January 2011 and sat out the season due to transfer rules … Practiced at the center position to build depth for the Tigers.
FRESHMAN SEASON AT KENTUCKY (2010)
Redshirted as a true freshman at Kentucky.
High school defensive tackle who is projected to switch to the offensive line in college ... Rated the No. 24 offensive guard prospect in the nation and the No. 14 overall prospect in Louisiana by Rivals.com ... A SuperPrep All-American and a member of the Times-Picayune Blue-Chip List ... Earned an invitation to the Offense-Defense All-American Bowl ... Recorded 65 tackles his senior year after missing five games due to arthroscopic surgery and a hamstring injury ... Recorded 85 tackles and 20 tackles for a loss in his junior season along with 11 sacks ... Helped his team advance to the state championship game in each of his first three seasons of high school ... Coached by Scott Bairnsfather at Shaw HS.
Full name is Elliott Dwain Porter ... Born Dec. 9, 1991 ... Majoring in sports administration.