Talented lineman who enters the fall as the backup to Jerald Hawkins at right tackle ... Versatile player who can slide inside and also play guard ... Saw action in eight games as a true freshman, all in a backup role ... Was one of 14 true freshmen to see action for the Tigers in 2013.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2013)
Played in eight games with no starts with most of his action coming on point-after attempts and field goals ... Saw action at left tackle against TCU (one snap), UAB (eight snaps) and Furman (six snaps).
One of the top linemen in Louisiana as a senior at Westgate High School in 2012 ... Took part in the 2013 U.S. Army All-American Bowl West Team ... Named to the 2011 5A All-State Team as a junior and honorable mention all-state as a senior ... Earned a four star rating from 247sports.com, Rivals.com, PrepStar and Scout.com ... Listed in the PrepStar Top 150 Dream Team as the 114th player overall ... 247Sports ranked him as the nation's No. 8 offensive guard and the 4th-best overall prospect in Louisiana ... Rivals ranked him as the No. 7 offensive guard in the nation ... Listed as the No. 8 offensive guard prospect in the nation by Scout ... A member of the Advocate Super Dozen ... Coached by Ryan Antoine.
Mother is Marla Boutte ... Born May 20, 1994 ... Majoring in sport administration.