Played in nine games with three starts during the 2012 season . . . Rushed 52 times for 398 yards and three scores . . . Totaled five receptions for 53 yards with one touchdown on the year . . . Rushed 11 times for 131 yards with one touchdown in win over Grand Valley State . . . Averaged 7.7 yards per carry for the season . . . Had a season-best 70-yard run against Grand Valley State . . . Spent the 2010 and 2011 seasons at Grand Rapids Community College where he played under current FSU head coach Tony Annese . . . Was a two-year starter for the Raiders and helped them compile a 20-2 record . . . Competed on the prep level at Northmont High School in Dayton, Ohio . . . Coached by Lance Schneider while a prepster . . . Also played basketball for two years . . . Nephew of NFL running back and former Michigan State standout Javon Ringer . . . His brother, Kaleb, is now a FSU teammate after transferring from the University of Michigan . . . Has six brothers and a sister . . . Born in Iowa City, Iowa.