PRIOR TO ARKANSAS: Spent his first two years at Arizona State, redshirting the 2018 season after playing four games … Ran for 56 yards on 11 carries as a sophomore … Eight of his 11 attempts came in the season opener vs. Washington, tallying 45 yards, as well as three receptions for 16 yards through the air … Had one rushing attempt in each of the next three games played … Freshman (2017): Played in nine games for the Sun Devils in his true freshman season, seeing action as a reserve running back and kick returner … Managed to see the field because of his explosiveness despite two senior running backs ahead of him on the depth chart … Did most of his work on kick returns, attempting five returns that gained 90 yards (18.0 YPR).
HIGH SCHOOL: Played high school football at Cypress Ridge High School in Houston, Texas … Named the MVP of District 17-6A, the highest division in the state of Texas, after both his junior and senior season … Received honorable mention All-State honors in 2015 from the Texas Sports Writers Association … Led Cypress Ridge High School to its first Regional Final in school history … Received All-Midlands region honors as a running back from PrepStar … Consensus three-star prospect according to major recruiting services; Tabbed by 24/7 sports composite rankings as the No. 10 all-purpose back in the country; Scout listed him as the No. 36 running back in the nation and the No. 6 running back in the state of Texas; Ranked as the No. 31 running back nationally and the No. 6 running back in the state of Texas by Rivals; Regarded as the No. 43 running back in the country by ESPN … Totaled over 4,400 rushing yards and over 500 receiving yards while 2017 adding 52 total touchdowns in his varsity career … Rushed for 2,270 yards with 29 rushing touchdowns while adding 23 receptions for 327 yards and four receiving touchdowns during his outstanding senior season … Carried the ball 228 times for 1,807 yards and 17 touchdowns in his first year as the featured back on varsity as a junior.