As a freshman in 2013: Game-By-Game Statistics Started five of the eight games he played this season ... Recorded seven solo tackles and nine assisted tackles ... Had 0.5 sacks on the season for a loss of four yards ... Made his first collegiate appearance at No. 23 Wisconsin (8/31), recording a pair of stops (1-1) ... Added a tackle on special teams against Maine (9/7) ... Started at linebacker at Kansas State (9/14) and secured one solo tackle ... Earned five tackles (2-3) as a starter against Vanderbilt (9/21) ... Made two tackles (1-1) at Bowling Green (10/5) ... Assisted on three tackles (0-3) while serving as a team captain for the game against Miami (Ohio) on Oct. 12 ... Did not play at Buffalo (10/19) due to injury ... Recorded two takedowns (1-1), including assisting on a nine-yard sack, against Western Michigan (10/26) ... Was a starting outside linebacker against #17/21 Northern Illinois (11/2) ... Missed the final three games of the year due to injury.
Before UMass: Highly decorated linebacker at St. Peter's Prep ... Served as team captain in 2012 and was named to the All-New Jersey First Team, All-Metro Team, All-County First Team, and First Team All-Conference ... Earned HCIAL Defensive Player of the Year honors ... Selected to the Chesapeake Bowl and was named one of the game's Top 10 Performers ... A New Jersey Super 100 Selection ... As a senior, posted 91 tackles (46 solo), 18 tackles for loss, four sacks and one interception ... As a junior, had 65 tackles, seven TFLs and one interception ... Was an honors student and was active in community service ... Also held offers from Navy, Temple, UCF and Buffalo.