Former quarterback and captain of the Oregon Ducks football team. He led the team to the 2010 Rose Bowl.
He was offered scholarships by Boise State, the University of Utah, and the University of Oregon.
He suffered multiple knee injuries, and in 2010 he received the Wil Gonyea Award for Most Inspirational Player on the team.
He was born in the town of Turlock, California.
He played alongside running back LaMichael James at the University of Oregon.