One of the nation's top junior college offensive lineman in 2016 ... Rated as a three-star recruit by both 247Sports and Rivals ... Attended Northwest Mississippi Community College prior to LSU ... Named the 2017 Capital One Academic All-District Football First Team ... Named to the 2016-17 MACJC All- Academic Team ... 2016-17 NJCAA All-Academic Third Team ... Chosen as the MACJC's Offensive Line MVP for the north division ... Started all 22 games of his Northwest career at right guard ... The No. 109 overall prospect by 247Sports ... The No. 3 offensive guard by 247Sports ... Ranked No. 25 on the top recruits out of Mississippi by 247Sports ... Coached by Benjy Parker.