Physical player that is regarded as one of the top linebackers nationally and the best prospect coming out of Illinois ... Ranked as a five-star prospect by 247Sports.com and Scout.com ... Named to the prestigious Parade All-America Honorable Mention team ... Accounted for 139 tackles, 2.5 sacks, 3 forced fumbles, and 4 fumble recoveries as a senior ... Received a four-star ranking from Rivals.com and ESPN.com ... Listed as high as the No. 1 middle linebacker and No. 24 overall prospect nationally by Scout.com ... Member of the Rivals100, ESPN 300, 247Sports Top 247, and Scout 300 ... Named to the Illinois 8A All-State Team ... Selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American Game ... Participant of The Opening, Nike’s camp for elite college football recruits ... Selected as a MaxPreps Second-Team All-American ... Excels as a straight ahead run defender, plays with very little hesitation and is constantly in attack mode ... Coached by Ken Bublitz.
Parents are Katrina and Clifton Garrett ... Born Dec. 16, 1995.