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Running Back


Experience: R

Height: 5-10

Age: 24

Weight: 210 lbs

College: Western Carolina



COLLEGE: Played four seasons (2014-17) at Western Carolina, totaling 43 games played…With 3,728 career rushing yards and 37 TDs on 620 attempts (6.0 avg.), ended his career at No. 2 on Western Carolina’s all-time rushing yards and rushing TDs lists…Hauled in 109 passes for 962 yards (8.8 avg.) and seven TDs…Posted 95 kickoff returns for 2,279 yards (24.0 avg.) and two TDs…His 46 total TDs ranked No. 1 in school history…Finished as Western Carolina’s all-time leader with 6,969 all-purpose yards…Posted 16 100-yard rushing games, the second-most in school history…Earned first-team All-Southern Conference honors as a senior and sophomore, and second-team All-Southern Conference recognition as a junior and freshman…Recognized by The Associated Press as a first-team All-American following his junior season.