|High School:||Strafford HS|
Played in six of 12 games, with starts at right guard in the first three contests of the year ... also saw playing time at Iowa State (11/1), against Kansas (11/22) and in the Russell Athletic Bowl against Clemson (12/29)
Missed the season due to another ACL injury in his right knee, which took place in the spring
Redshirted due to a torn right ACL suffered in practice prior to the start of the regular season.
Honorable mention All-Big 12 by AP and coaches ... started all 13 games at right guard ... had 77 knockdowns on 768 plays.
Started 12 of 14 games at right guard including the last 10 ... played a season-high 96 snaps at Texas A&M ... played 824 snaps with 81 knockdowns ... high grade of 83% against Texas Tech ... Academic All-Big 12 second team.
Played in 11 games with four starts at right guard ... missed season-opening game vs. BYU with an ankle injury ... played 214 snaps with 19 knockdowns ... his high grade was 81% against Tulsa ... had an 82% passing grade against Texas A&M on 52 snaps, his highest total in Big 12 action.
First team Missouri Class 2A all-state selection ... PrepStar All-Midlands Region team ... graded out at 85% on the offensive line throughout high school career ... also played defensive line ... had 69 tackles, three fumbles forced and one fumble recovered in 2008 ... finished high school career with 206 tackles with 32 for loss and 13 sacks ... bench presses 330 lbs. and squats 500 lbs.
No. 47 offensive guard (Scout.com)
No. 52 offensive guard (Rivals.com)
No. 61 player in the Midlands (SuperPrep)
Son of Linda Evans and Barry Konoff ... majored in human relations, pursuing a master’s degree in administrative leadership.