|Hometown:||Baton Rouge, La.|
|High School:||Madison Prep Academy|
A three-star recruit by 247Sports, ESPN, Rivals and Scout ... rated the No. 77 defensive tackle in the country by Scout and No. 80 by ESPN; rated by 247Sports as the No. 60 strong-side defensive end in the nation ... ranked as the 29th-best player in the state of Louisiana by Rivals, 43rd by ESPN and 57th by 247Sports ... named first-team all-state as a senior by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association ... recorded 73 tackles as a junior with 13 sacks and five forced fumbles ... also rushed for 468 yards and seven touchdowns and tallied 246 receiving yards and four scores his junior year ... also held offers from Arizona, Arkansas and North Carolina State, among others.