UFC fighter who was ranked the #3 lightweight in the world by Sherdog in 2013.
He earned 106 wins and All-American honors while wrestling at Michigan State University.
He took a place in the record books with a 9-second knockout against Joe Veres in 2007.
He married longtime girlfriend Jess Wheeler in 2012.
He was defeated by Frankie Edgar on October 8, 2011.