Selected to the Third-Team All-ACC by the coaches and named an Honorable Mention by the media in 2013 ... Second-Team All-ACC pick in 2012 and 2011 ... Led the Hokies with 34 quarterback hurries, also racking up 44 tackles, 10.5 tackles for loss and six sacks during final season ... Tallied 43 stops, 11 tackles for loss, five sacks and 27 hurries in 2012 ... Named the Super Iron Hokie after the 2012 campaign for off-season dedication ... Made 38 tackles, including 12.5 stops for loss and seven QB takedowns as a sophomore ... Saw brief action in 2010 during first season at the collegiate level, posting 13 total tackles ... Does not have great lateral agility ... Often has trouble catching up to quicker ball carriers ... Uses a strong burst and quickness to explode off the edge ... Displays raw power and solid technique ... Was a consistent contributor for his final three seasons at Virginia Tech, but never took his game to the next level.
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