Coach Saban & the Crimson Tide Accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
OUTLOOK: Received his first playing time in the crimson and white in 2013 after redshirted and ran the scout team in 2012 ... with valuable time in the Crimson Tide system, the strong-armed Texas quarterback will challenge for the Crimson Tide quarterback job in 2014.
SOPHOMORE (2013): Saw action in one game for Alabama against Chattanooga ... did not have a pass attempt.
FRESHMAN (2012): Redshirt during his first season at the Capstone.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: The only quarterback in the Crimson Tide's 2012 signing class ... fits well into Alabama's pro-style offense ... 247sports.com ranked him as the nation's No. 26 pro-style passer and the No. 85 talent in Texas ... Rivals.com rated him 30th among pro-style signal-callers and 100th in Texas ... Scout.com listed him as the country's No. 37 quarterback ... ESPNU ranked him 46th among quarterbacks nationally and the No. 101 prospect in Texas ... ESPNU also ranked him 132nd in the Midlands Region ... SuperPrep slotted him as at No. 120 in Texas ... a consensus three-star prospect ... PrepStar All-Midlands Region selection ... averaged 270.7 passing yards per game (3,242 yards) in 2011 with 35 touchdowns and just six interceptions ... ran for 329 yards with nine rushing scores as a senior ... completed 202-of-329 passes (61.4 percent) as a junior in 2010 threw for 2,534 yards with 22 touchdowns ... also rushed for 216 yards and eight scores in 2010 ... coached by Tom Westerberg at Allen High School ... chose Alabama over Wake Forest, Michigan State and Virginia.