Born 12/28/73 in Santa Barbara, California...parents are Tom and Sonia...served an LDS Church mission to Cleveland, Ohio...married Allyson Jenks in June, 1996...co-authored a 14-volume series of books...prepped at Camarillo High...majored in English.
1992 | Redshirt Year
Participated in spring drills...redshirted.
1995 | Freshman Year
Returned from mission in time to participate in spring drills...saw playing time in fourth quarter against Hawai'i...played on special teams kickoff return unit.
1996 | Sophomore Year
Started 12 games...had a season-ending injury with a broken ankle in the first quarter of the Utah game...injured knee at TCU...did not dress against UTEP...chosen as coaches' offensive lineman of the game vs. Rice.
1997 | Junior Year
Second team All-Western Athletic Conference...named coaches' offensive lineman of the week at Rice...started all 11 games...Cougar Club Scholar-Athlete.
1998 | Senior Year
Declared January 8 to give up his final year of eligibility and was drafted in the fifth round by the New York Jets.