Promising defensive tackle . . . Moves well for the position . . . Young kid who continues to learn the system and improve . . . Should help provide depth along the defensive line . . . Making a good adjustment to the collegiate game . . . Did not see game action in 2009 . . . Redshirted in 2008 . . . A 2008 graduate of Lansing Everett High School . . . Coached by Marcelle Carruthers . . . Also participated in track and field . . . Was an all-conference first team pick and all-area honorable mention choice as a senior . . . Earned all-conference honorable mention laurels his junior year . . . Voted team's Defensive Player of the Year . . . Helped team to the second round of the state playoffs and best record in school history at 9-2 his final year . . . Also played in the jazz and marching bands . . . His mother works as a principal while father is retired . . . Enjoys the saxophone . . . Born 5/26/90 in Lansing, Mich. . . . Criminal Justice major.