- A rangy and fearless tackler on defense.
- Will compete to start at safety this season.
- Redshirted on the season after injuring his right shoulder.
- One of the nation's most versatile athletes having played quarterback and safety in high school and can also play linebacker or receiver/tight end.
- Threw for 1,600 yards with 16 touchdowns, ran for 500 yards and intercepted seven passes as a junior in 2011
- Earned All-Midwest Region honors by PrepStar in 2012.
- Rated the No. 24 all-purpose athlete in the country by Rivals.com, ;isted as the No. 46 safety prospect in the nation by Scout.com, ranked by ESPN as the No. 67 all-purpose athlete prospect in the nation.
- An excellent basketball player in high school as well...Scored a school-record 43 points the night before signing with ASU.
- His older brother, Ray, is an offensive lineman for Wisconsin. Chose ASU over Wisconsin and added reported scholarship offers from Boston College, Bowling Green, Cincinnati, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kent State, Kentucky, Michigan, Michigan State, Minnesota, Northern Illinois, Notre Dame, Penn State, Pittsburgh, Purdue, Tennessee, Toledo and West Virginia.
- Coached by Rocky Pentello at Westerville-South High.
- Committed to ASU on Feb. 6, 2013, National Letter of Intent Signing Day.