|High School:||Orangeburg-Wilkinson HS|
Enrolled in January 2015 and embraced a bigger role in year two defensively ... has 32 career tackles and three sacks in 283 snaps (19 games).
2016: Posted 20 tackles, including three sacks, in 218 snaps (13 games) ... also had seven quarterback pressures ... logged 16 snaps in win over Troy, with two tackles ... played 36 snaps against hometown foe SC State, logging five tackles and a sack ... posted three tackles in 15 snaps at Georgia Tech ... notched two sacks in win over Louisville, while playing 23 snaps ... played 26 snaps at Boston College ... logged 21 snaps against Syracuse ... posted a tackle in 13 snaps at Wake Forest ... had three tackles in 29 snaps against South Carolina ... assisted on a tackle and had two pressures in 11 snaps of 31-0 Fiesta Bowl win over Ohio State.
2015: Had 12 tackles in 65 snaps over five games ... broke up a pass and posted six tackles in 23 snaps against Appalachian State ... played seven snaps in win over Georgia Tech ... logged 20 snaps at Miami and posted five tackles.
Before Clemson: Marked the first time Clemson signed the consensus top player in South Carolina since 2008 (Da’Quan Bowers) ... first-team All-American by Parade as a senior ... No. 92 player and No. 12 defensive tackle in the nation and No. 1 player in South Carolina by 247Sports.com ... No. 76 player and No. 6 defensive tackle in the nation and No. 1 player in South Carolina by Rivals.com ... No. 104 player in the nation by Scout.com ... No. 168 player in the nation and No. 2 player in South Carolina by ESPN ... played in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl ... had 208 tackles, 35 tackles for loss and 28 sacks in his career ... had 73 tackles, 10 sacks and three caused fumbles as a senior ... had 65 tackles, 13 tackles for loss and 11 sacks as a junior ... had 70 tackles, 12 tackles for loss and seven sacks as a sophomore ... coached by Tommy Brown ... recruited by Marion Hobby.
Personal: Majoring in parks, recreation & tourism management ... born June 27, 1997.