Chants are 7-0 and 5-0 in road games this season
Coastal opens up the 2013 campaign on August 31 at South Carolina State.
2013 (So.): Played in all 15 games, serving as a starting personal protector on punt coverage, helping Austin Cain set a CCU record with a season punting average of 38.2 ... Credited with 13 tackles, including a season-high three at South Carolina State ... Added two stops in the Furman, Eastern Kentucky and Charlotte contests.
2012 (RFr.): Played in all 13 games, serving as the signal caller as one on the three punter protectors ... Made three tackles on the season ... Was a four-time Chant Squad MVP for the weeks leading into the Eastern Kentucky, VMI, Presbyterian and Old Dominion games.
2011 (Fr.): Redshirted.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Selected to play in the annual Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas ... A two-time, first team All-Big East 3-A Conference pick, once at tight end and once at defensive end ... As a senior, recorded 63 tackles, including 25 for losses and seven sacks, with three forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries ... As a junior, named all-area as his blocking helped the Firebirds rush for 4,200 yards ... As a wrestler, earned all-conference and all-area, placing second in his conference in the 285-pound weight class, weighing just 205 pounds ... Coached by Brian Foster.