Dual-threat quarterback who became the starter for Baylor University in 2015 after serving as a backup to
He threw for 1,502 yards and 12 touchdowns while adding 471 rushing yards and 7 rushing touchdowns his senior year at Garland High School.
He made his first start for Baylor in 2014, throwing for 438 yards and 5 touchdowns against Northwestern State.
He was born in Dallas, Texas to Ronnie and Andrea Russell.
Art Briles became his coach at Baylor.