COLLEGE:Began playing football at Blinn (junior college) before being recruited to Oklahoma State where he contributed two seasons as a starting linebacker.
2012:An Academic All-Big 12 pick in 2012, led the Cowboys with 75 tackles.
2011:Finished the season with 90 tackles to rank second on the team and 16th in the Big 12.
2010:Joined the Blinn squad after attending an open tryout, recording 73 tackles and 2.5 sacks as a sophomore.
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