2011: Will compete for playing time, likely at one of the tackle positions, after redshirting his first year at Nevada in 2010.
2010: Joined the team as a true freshman and redshirted his first season at Nevada.
A graduate of Crespi Carmelite High School in Encino, Calif. ... Was a three-year letterwinner in football and also lettered twice in lacrosse ... Was a two-time all-league selection as an offensive lineman, including a first-team pick as a senior ... As a sophomore, helped team to a league championship and CIF runner-up finish.
Born Michael Timothy Mitchell on Nov. 11, 1991 ... Son of Katherine Mitchell ... Has not yet decided on a major but wants to start his own business after college ... Chose Nevada because of the great coaches, fans and students ... Enjoys playing video games and spending time with friends and family in his free time.