Dan River High School
1st Round – 28th Overall
Played in 37 games, making 31 starts, over a three-year span at Virginia Tech…totaled 182 tackles, including 6.5 stops for losses.
A third-team All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection…started all 10 games played, recording 59 tackles including 2.5 tackles for losses and 1.5 sacks, along with three pass break-ups and two interceptions…made eight tackles, one sack and one interception vs. Delaware…tallied 10 tackles against Clemson.
Honorable Mention All-ACC…played in all 14 games (13 starts)…produced 89 tackles, 2.5 stops for losses, four interceptions and recovered one fumble…earned ACC Defensive Back Player of the Week honors (Oct. 24)…posted 12 tackles and recorded a 20-yard reception in the ACC Championship against Clemson….tallied five tackles and an interception in the Belk Bowl vs. Arkansas.
Appeared in 13 games with eight starts…amassed 34 tackles with 1.5 tackles for losses, along with a fumble recovery…posted seven tackles with a stop for a loss vs. North Carolina State…had one tackle with two passes defensed in the Independence Bowl vs. Tulsa.
Played at Dan River (Ringgold, Va.) High School…a Class 2A West All-Region first-team selection as a running back and the Offensive Back of the Year in the Courthouse Conference 37…an All-Conference 37 first-team selection in his senior year after logging 1,753 rushing yards on 171 carries with 25 touchdown runs while catching nine passes for 111 yards and a touchdown…added 53 tackles, two for losses, and two interceptions, scored a total of 29 touchdown in his senior year.