Young offensive lineman that helped plug holes in an injury-riddled unit as a true freshman in 2018 … Originally came to LSU as a defensive lineman, but switched to the offensive side of the ball during preseason camp in 2018 … Made the transition from defense to offense with ease … Great attitude that will do whatever is asked of him … Possesses tremendous athletic ability with great feet and very intelligent … Saw action in eight games as a true freshman, starting the Mississippi State contest.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2018)
Played in eight games with one start in 2018 … Started at left guard against Mississippi State as he helped the Tigers to a 19-3 win over the Bulldogs … Came off the bench for an injured Garrett Brumfield against Auburn and helped LSU to a 22-21 win … Played 26 snaps against Auburn … Inserted into the lineup after just one series against No. 2 ranked Georgia, filling in for an injured Adrian Magee … Played 75 snaps in LSU’s 36-16 win over Georgia as the Tigers racked up 475 total yards against a Bulldog defense that went into the game leading the SEC in total yards allowed … Saw action in six of LSU’s eight SEC games with other action coming against Ole Miss (16 plays), Alabama (20 plays) and Arkansas (21 plays) … Played a total of 286 offensive snaps.
Transitioned from offensive line to defensive tackle as a senior and made an immediate impact ... Enrolled at LSU in January of 2018 and went through spring practice with the Tigers … A consensus four-star prospect ... Before switching to the defensive line, was listed as the No. 1 offensive guard in the state of Texas and No. 6 nationally ... Ranked by 247sports as the No. 22 defensive tackle in the nation ... Nominated to participate in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl ... Selected to participate in the 2017 Offense-Defense All-American Bowl ... Coached by Claude Mathis.
Majoring in sports administration.