Four-year player who served as the No. 1 long snapper on PAT/FGs during 2013 … a former walk-on who was placed on scholarship before both the 2012 and 2013 seasons … has played in 26 career games … served in the Green Berets Special Forces unit before coming to Texas … still serves in the Texas National Guard during summers … a 2013 CoSIDA Academic All-American … two-time first team Academic All-Big 12 choice … semifinalist for the 2013 William V. Campbell Trophy … named 2012-13 Big 12 Sportsperson of the Year … named to the Darrell K Royal-Memorial Stadium Veterans Committee by UT President Bill Powers in October, 2012 … selected as the recipient of the 2012 Disney Spirit Award, given annually by Disney Sports to college football’s most inspirational figure … received the award in Orlando during the 2012 College Football Awards ceremony … participated in relief work in the Darfur region of Africa prior to his time in the military … part of a group of Longhorns that makes regular visits to the Dell Children’s Medical Center.



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