Current Position: OG
Current Team: Houston Texans
Position at BYU: OL
Years at BYU: 1997, 2000 - 2003
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Rancho Palos Verdes, CA / Peninsula HS
SENIOR - (2003): Participated in spring drills ... listed as the starting center entering fall camp.
JUNIOR - (2002): Participated in spring drills ... a Phil Steele College Football Preview second team All-MWC selection... earned All-Mountain West Conference honorable-mention honors ... a member of the All-Mountain West Academic team ... started all 12 games at center for the Cougars.
SOPHOMORE - (2001): Competed in eight regular-season games throughout the season... sustained a season-ending knee injury against Colorado State... played offensive line for No. 1 ranked offense in the nation (averaging 46.8 points and 542.8 yards per game)... provided protection for Heisman Trophy candidate Brandon Doman... a key blocker for Doak Walker Award winner Luke Staley, who scored 28 touchdowns and rushed for 1,596 yards on the season.
FRESHMAN - (2000): Participated in spring drills... missed most of the 2000 campaign after suffering a broken fibula prior to fall camp.
REDSHIRT - (1997): Redshirted prior to LDS Church mission.
A three-year letterwinner in football at Peninsula High... named all-west, all-state and L.A. Times Lineman of the Year as a senior.
Parents are Jeff and Jan... Eagle Scout... served LDS Church mission to Dallas, Texas (Spanish speaking)... recruited by Stanford, Cal, UCLA, Washington, Kansas and Colorado State... married Ashley McKinnon in June 2002.