The Fighting Irish finished the regular season undefeated and No. 1 for the first time since 1988.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012): Did not see game action during the season
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: As a prep player Cimarron Memorial H.S. in Las Vegas, Nev., participated in football and basketball ... helped the football team to a state championship in his freshman season ... was a football team captain junior and senior year ... was named first team all-state at quarterback as a freshman ... named second team all-conference as a senior ... older brother, Mychal, played basketball at UNLV ... mother, Kim, played volleyball at San Diego State ... was the valedictorian of his graduating class ... enrolled in the First Year of Studies at the University.