|Hometown:||Fort Pierce, FL|
Hoof Prints: Had a tremendous breakout season as a redshirt-freshman last season... named to Phil Steele’s All-Freshman first team...was strong candidate for MAC Freshman of the Year...tremendous physical talent with an unstoppable motor...chose UB because of the environment.
Redshirt-Freshman (2010): Was a terror in the opponent’s backfield, setting the freshman record for most tackles for loss in a season... recorded team highs in both sacks (4.5) and tackles for losses (14.5)... hit the quarterback eight times, also a team high... excelled in coverage, with a team-high ten pass break ups... his 68 total tackles were third-most on the team... named to Phil Steele’s All-MAC Third Team... broke up two passes, got a half sack and made three tackles in the season opener against Rhode Island... had five tackles, a sack and two tackles for loss against Central Florida (9/18)... wreaked havoc on the Bowling Green offense, making nine tackles, four of which were for a loss of 37 total yards, a forced fumble and a sack (10/2)... had a season-high ten tackles against Temple (10/23)... had a sack and six tackles, one for loss, against Miami (OH) (10/30)... torched Ohio with seven tackles, a sack and a forced fumble (11/4)... had three tackles for loss against Eastern Michigan (11/20)... against Akron, had seven tackles, two for loss, and two pass breakups (11/26).
Freshman (2009): Redshirted in his first season at Buffalo.
High School: Played for head coach Waides Ashmon at Westwood High School...had 140 tackles, including eight for a loss and nine sacks his senior year...named third-team All-State in football-rich Florida, as well as first-team All-Area...helped lead the Panthers to a district championship.