Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
2013: Charted as the second string offensive left guard ... expected to be a significant contributor this fall ... could be in the mix for starting role ... big, physical lineman with good aggressive traits ... missed final three weeks of spring practice due to fractured left hand ... in five career games, has played 137 total snaps.
2012: Played in the final five games of the season ... missed the first eight weeks of the year while recovering from surgery performed on March 24, 2012 to repair fractured left ankle ... helped the Blue Devils score a school single-season record 410 points while ranking second in the ACC in sacks allowed per pass attempt (1:29.00) ... part of a Duke offense that ranked among the ACC leaders in first downs per game (4th; 22.15), time of possession (4th; 31:07), passing yards per game (5th; 283.9) and points per game (5th; 31.5) ... helped in the protection of 3,000-yard passer Sean Renfree (3,113) as Duke became just the second team in ACC history (Florida State, 1995) to have two 1,000-yard receivers in Jamison Crowder (1,074) and Conner Vernon (1,074) ... part of an offensive unit that boasted a school single-season record and NCAA-best three players with 65+ pass receptions ... in the run game, assisted in opening holes as Duke’s top three running backs combined to rush for 1,401 yards on 283 attempts (4.95 avg.) ... on the field for 137 total snaps including a season-high 48 plays against Miami.
2011: Did not see game action.
PRIOR TO DUKE: Three-year letterman at Brentwood under coach Ron Crawford ... charted as the No. 25 offensive guard in the nation by ESPN.com ... listed as the No. 31 offensive guard in the nation by Rivals.com ... helped Brentwood to 29 wins and three state playoff berths ... SuperPrep All-Dixie Region and first team all-state (6A) choice by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association in 2010 ... named to The Tennessean’s 2010 Dream Team ... served as team captain as a senior ... selected to play in the annual Toyota Tennessee East vs. West All-Star Classic on December 11, 2010 in Jefferson City, Tenn. ... also participated in track and field.
PERSONAL: Son of Liz Patrick ... born July 30, 1993.