|High School:||Horn HS|
Played in eight games ... started at center in first three games of season then missed next three due to injury ... made his return vs. Texas Tech as a reserve (10/22) ... did not play vs. Oklahoma State in regular season finale or vs. Auburn in Sugar Bowl ... on preseason watch list for Rimington Trophy.
Played in 12 games with 10 starts (nine at left guard, one at center) ... started at left guard against Clemson (12/31), Oklahoma State (11/28), TCU (11/21) and Baylor (11/14) ... missed the game against Iowa State (11/7) due to injury ... started at left guard against Kansas (10/31), Texas Tech (10/24) and Kansas State (10/17) ... made first career start at center against Tulsa (9/19) ... started at left guard at Tennessee (9/12) ... made first start of career at left guard against Akron (9/5) ... named to Academic All-Big 12 Second Team.
Played in one game, making Sooners debut against Louisiana Tech (8/30).
Three-star recruit by ESPN ... Two-star recruit by Rivals, 247sports and Scout ... No. 27 center (Scout) ... No. 58 offensive guard (ESPN) ... No. 120 offensive guard (247Sports) ... Also offered by Houston, ULM and New Mexico State.
Son of Rick and Maria Alvarez ... majoring in management.