HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Came to the Capstone as the nation's consensus No. 1 inside linebacker ... member of the 2012 first team All-USA Football Team, chosen by USA Today ... named the defensive MVP of the 2013 Under Armour All-America Game ... a five-star prospect by 247Sports.com, Rivals.com, Scout.com, MaxPreps and PrepStar ... the nation's No. 2 overall player according to Scout.com and PrepStar, also ranked third nationally by MaxPreps ... rated 13th nationally in the Rivals100 ... No. 15 in the Top247 and No. 16 in the ESPN 100 ... the top-ranked player in the state of Alabama by all national services ... ESPN ranked him 11th in the Southeast region ... the 247Composite listed him seventh nationally, the No. 1 inside linebacker and the top player in the state ... member of the PrepStar Dream Team ... recorded 102 tackles with 22 tackles for loss and six sacks as a senior at Auburn High School in 2012 ... earned first team All-State honors from the Alabama Sports Writers Association and was named the 6A Lineman of the Year ... invited to "The Opening" in the summer of 2012 on the Nike campus in Oregon ... played in the 2013 Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Classic ... was the Georgia AAA Defensive Player of the Year and a first team All-State selection as a junior at Troup County High School in 2011 ... made 185 tackles with 144 solo stops, 34 tackles for loss and 18 sacks ... had 112 tackles as a sophomore in 2010 ... coached by Charles Flowers at Troup County in 2010 and 2011 ... played for Auburn High School head coach Tim Carter in 2012 ... chose the Crimson Tide over Auburn and Georgia.