Welterweight best recognized for competing on The Ultimate Fighter: Team Lesnar vs. Team dos Santos.
He was a church ministry major in college after graduating from high school.
He went undefeated in his first 7 fights before losing to Roger Bowling in 2008.
He moved across the country with a strictly religious family growing up.
He lost a bout to Justin Wilcox by unanimous decision at Strikeforce Challengers 7.