- Good frame and build.
- Can play mutliple positions on the offensive line.
- Good athleticsm and feet make him a good run blocker.
- Spent season on scout team, redshirted
- One of the top overall prospects in the state of Colorado.
- Regarded by ESPN as a four-star prospect and the No. 23 offensive tackle recruit in the country; Listed by Rivals.com as the No. 45 offensive tackle recruit in the country; Rated by Scout.com as the No. 54 offensive tackle prospect in the nation; Rated by 24-7 Sports as the No. 37 offensive tackle recruit in the nation and the fourth-best overall prospect in the state of Colorado.
- Earned All-State honors as a junior in 2012.
- Picked ASU over multiple scholarship offers from Pac-12 programs as well as ones from Arkansas, Colorado State, Kansas State and Wyoming.
- Coached by Joe Johnson at ThunderRidge High.