2013: Transfer from Mississippi State has had a huge impact as a first year 'Nole... qualified at the East Prelims in three events for the 2013 NCAA Championships 400m (46.15), High Jump (2.14/7-0.25) and the 4x100m relay (39.58)... 45.25 400m PR on the way to the ACC title was the fastest by an American at the time...anchored the 4x100 relay team to victory from behind at the ACC meet... has twice cleared 2.24m (7-4.25) in the high jump... set the FSU indoor high jump record (2.26)... also on school record 4x400 relay that placed third at NCAA Indoor meet.
Transfer from Mississippi State who will have an immediate impact for the Seminoles in a variety of areas including the high jump, 400 meters and 4x400 relay Earned first-team All-American honors for the Seminoles at the 2013 NCAA Indoor Championships, contributing to the school record 4x400 relay team (3:05.13), which finished third...also placed 10th in the high jump Set the FSU indoor school record in the high jump (2.26m/7-5) at the Alex Wilson Invitational, securing his NCAA berth Won the 2013 ACC Indoor Championships high jump title, matching the meet record with a leap of 2.23m (7-3.75)...also placed 8th in the 400 finals after qualifying third in 47.20 In two seasons at Mississippi State competed in the high jump, 200, 400, 4x100 and 4x400 relays and earned five first-team All- American honors. Outdoor: 4x400 (2011-12) and high jump (2011). Indoor: 4x400 (2012) and high jump (2011) Finished third in the high jump at the 2011 USA Indoor Championships
Personal: Outstanding all-around athlete at Lanett (Ala.) High where he won seven individual state titles over three years...also starred in football and played baseball in high school...won 2009 USA Track & Field 400-meter title...2010 AAU Junior Olympic champion in the high jump , 200 and 400...born September 19, 1991