Graduated from the College of San Mateo and enrolled at LSU in January 2013 to take part in spring practice ... A powerful run blocker who started at offensive guard for two seasons at San Mateo ... Earned California Community College Football Coaches Association First-Team All-America honors at offensive guard in 2011 ... Helped guide his team to an 8-3 record and 62-24 victory against Diablo Valley in the Bothman Bulldog Bowl in 2011 ... Paved the way for a rushing offense that averaged more than 300 yards a game on the ground in 2011 ... Rated as a three-star offensive guard by Rivals.com.
Played offensive line at Florin High School in Sacramento ... Coached by Mike Morales.
Born Aug. 15, 1992 ... Represents the first football player in LSU history with Tongan heritage.