Enters third season as LSU's starting long snapper in 2014 ... One of the few long snappers at the collegiate level who was given a scholarship out of high school ... Handles all snaps for punts and placekicks ... Has played in every game and performed every snap since joining the Tigers in 2012 ... For career, has taken part in 259 total snaps (145 field goals/PATs and 114 punts) ... Played in a total of 26 games in two years with the Tigers ... High school teammate of LSU starting guard Vadal Alexander.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013)
Played in 13 games, handling deep snaps on both punts and placekicks ... Snapped on 43 punts and 71 placekicks.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012)
Played in all 13 games as LSU's long snapper ... Handled snaps on all 71 punts and 74 field goals/PATs ... Only had one bad snap, that coming in season-opener vs. North Texas in what was his first collegiate game.
Graduated early from Buford High School and enrolled at LSU in spring 2012 ... A five-star recruit according to chrissailorkicking.com ... Rated the No. 2 long snapper prospect in the nation by Scout.com ... Started at long snapper and guard all four years at Buford High School in Georgia ... Member of the 2009 and 2010 Georgia 2A state championship teams ... Coached in high school by Jess Simpson ... Student of renowned long snapping instructor Chris Rubio.
Parents are Tracy and Kevin Ferguson ... Graduated high school with a 3.8 grade point average ... Born March 24, 1994 ... Majoring in sport administration.