He was the #12 ranked quarterback in the nation after finishing his senior season at Saint Louis School.
He redshirted his freshman year of college and became starting quarterback the following year. He threw for 31 touchdowns and ran in another 9 during the 2013 season, his sophomore year with the Ducks.
He was raised with a brother named Matthew.
He was teammates with running back Lamichael James during the 2011-2012 NCAA season.