• 2014 Spring Team Most Improved OL
A talented redshirt freshman who was voted the team’s most improved offensive lineman during 2014 spring practices, he is heralded for his hard-working mentatlity and aggressiveness … Finishes his blocks well … Enters fall camp at No. 3 at right tackle.
A hard-working offensive line prospect that excites Mizzou’s coaches with his aggressiveness and ability to finish blocks … one of the top linemen from the state of Kansas’ class of 2014, earning multiple first team All-State recognitions … blazed a trail for Blue Valley West High School and head coach Scott Wright, blocking the Jaguars into the Class 5A state semifinals as a senior in 2013 … possesses a large frame that has Mizzou coaches excited about his growth in the future … also played defensive tackle for the Jaguars.
Father, Paul, played football at Kansas and spent seven seasons in the NFL playing guard for the New England Patriots (1984-90) … chose Mizzou early in the recruiting process after drawing initial interest from Arkansas, Kansas State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Penn State.