Mixed martial artist who earned his UFC contract after appearing on the reality show Lookin' for a Fight and made his UFC debut as a welterweight in February 2016. He became an immediate success, earning victories over big name fighters like Mike Jackson and CM Punk.
He got his start as a boxer before transitioning to Brazilian jiu-jitsu. He was a wrestler and football player at Watchung Hills Regional High School.
He is an excellent grappler who has won several NAGA and Grapplers Quest championships.
He has a sister named Jamie.
He defeated Sage Northcutt via submission in December 2016.