Career Honors: 2010: Named KU Compete Team Defensive Player of the Week vs. Southern Mississippi.
2010 (RS): Named KU compete team defensive player of the week vs. Southern Mississippi... Redshirted his first season at Kansas.
High School: Was an honorable mention all-state selection at offensive tackle by the Texas Sports Writer's Association and the Associated Press Sports Editors... Named an all-state second-team defensive tackle.. Was a first-team all-district selection on both the offensive and defensive lines... Recorded 60 tackles and nine sacks as a senior... As a junior he earned honorable mention all-state and first-team all-district recognition at offensive tackle... Also played on the basketball team.
Personal: Born in McKinney, Texas... Grandson of Billy and Bertha Arps... Has two sisters... Major is pre-sport science: community health.