2016 (True Freshman): Delivered impressive freshman season, starting 11 of 13 games at linebacker and finishing with 37 tackles (18 solo)...Added 3.5 tackles for loss (four yards), two pass breakups and four quarterback hurries...Had one blocked kick....Started season opener and made career debut against Florida A&M (Sept. 3), recording one solo tackle...Totaled three tackles (all solo) and first career TFL (one yard) against FAU (Sept. 10)...Made second start of career and recorded three tackles in road win at Appalachian State (Sept. 17)...Started against Georgia Tech (Oct. 1)...Totaled three tackles in start against Florida State (Oct. 8)...Started and recorded two solo tackles against North Carolina (Oct. 15)...Registered five tackles in start at Virginia Tech (Oct. 20)...Recorded first quarterback hurry of career against Hokies...Had one solo tackle and credited with first blocked punt of career in start at Notre Dame (Oct. 29)...Started and totaled three tackles (one solo), 0.5 TFLs and one PBU in win over Pittsburgh (Nov. 5)...Credited with three quarterback hurries against Panthers...Started and had one tackle in win at Virginia (Nov. 12)...Totaled three tackles (one solo) in start at NC State (Nov. 19)...Started and recorded career-high six tackles (two solo) in regular season finale win over Duke (Nov. 26)...Matched career mark with six tackles (one solo), 1.0 TFL (two yards) and one PBU in Russell Athletic Bowl victory over West Virginia (Dec. 28).
High School: Four-star outside linebacker according to ESPN and 247Sports...Three-star prospect by Rivals and Scout…Enrolled in January 2016…Ranked No. 172 player on ESPN300 and No. 11 outside linebacker nationwide by ESPN…Ranked No. 19 outside linebacker in nation by 247Sports…Rated as second-best outside linebacker in state of Florida and No. 26 outside linebacker nationwide by Scout…Named to watch list for high school Butkus Award prior to final season at Santaluces…Earned first-team Sun Sentinel All-County recognition in final year…Ranked No. 9 prospect on Sun Sentinel Megaboard, rating top players in Broward and Palm Beach…Chose Miami over offers from Auburn, Alabama, Florida, Florida State, Georgia, Louisville, North Carolina and South Carolina, among others.
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