2016 (True Freshman): Did not see any game action, redshirted to retain eligibility.
High School: Consensus three-star prospect by ESPN, 247Sports, Scout and Rivals...Was rated as top-30 tight end nationwide by scouting services ESPN (No. 15), 247Sports (No. 19) and Rivals (No. 29)...Rated No. 51 tight end by Scout…Rated as top tight end in New Jersey by Scout…Played quarterback in high school, throwing for 1,875 yards and 20 touchdowns over junior and senior seasons…Chose Miami over offers from Boston College, UConn, Iowa, North Carolina, Ole Miss, Pitt, Rutgers, Syracuse, Virginia Tech and West Virginia.