Powerful second-year sophomore defensive lineman... Entered starting lineup in final two games of 2013 Big 12 championship season, penciled as starting nose tackle heading into fall camp... Local phenom from Waco High School, former national top 200 recruit... Projected 2014 preseason All-Big 12 by Athlon (second team) and Phil Steele (third team)... Accomplished weightlifter, broke 22-year-old Texas prep state meet record with 2,010 pound effort (805 squat, 500 bench, 705 dead lift) in 2012 -- previous record was held by Mark Henry... Team-best 690-pound squat, team-best 400-pound clean lift... Timed at 4.97 in 40-yard dash.