Total of 63 student-athletes from fall sports are honored for academic successes.
Junior RB also is team's Outstanding Offensive Player
SOPHOMORE (2017) – Talented, quick running back who impressed during his true freshman season … Will back up James Butler during his sophomore season.
FRESHMAN (2016) – Played as a true freshman in 2016 and served as the second running back behind 1,000-yard rusher James Butler … Appeared in all 12 games during his rookie season … Started one game against Buffalo (9/17) where he rushed for a season-high 99 yards on 18 carries and posted a season-long run of 48 yards … Scored three rushing touchdowns on the year, the first of which came at Notre Dame (9/10) … Also rushed for a score at Hawai’I (10/1) and in the win over Utah State (11/19) … Carried the ball 78 times for 334 yards during his first full season with the Wolf Pack … Made seven receptions as well for 88 yards, including a 43-yard catch-and-run at New Mexico (11/5) … Racked up 422 all-purpose yards … Named Nevada’s newcomer of the year … Letter winner.
HIGH SCHOOL - Graduate from St. Thomas Aquinas High School in the spring of 2016 … The feature back for one of the nation’s top high school football programs … The Sun Sentinel’s 8A-7A-6A Player of the Year … Broward County Player of the Year and Second Team All-State … Top 50 players in Broward County in the Class of 2016, according to the Miami Herald … Rushed for 1,289 yards on 158 carries with 12 touchdowns as a senior … Averaged 8.2 yards a carry and registered six 100-yard rushing games … Helped lead St. Thomas Aquinas to Class 7A State Championships in 2014 and 2015 … Earned four varsity letters in football.
PERSONAL - Drew recruiting interest from Florida International, Florida Atlantic, Cincinnati, Kansas and Northern Illinois … Chose Nevada because it felt like home … Sports hero is Barry Sanders … Undecided on a major.