2014: Tallied three tackles in the season opener at No. 22 Nebraska...had a sack in the home season opener versus Tulsa...worked in the defensive line rotation versus UTSA...saw action in the Western Kentucky win.
2013: Played in five games including the season opener against Miami...received offensive scout game honors for the game at ECU.
High School: Played for Telly Lockette at Miami Central High School...selected to play in the Nike South Florida All-Star Game.
Personal: Public Safety Administration major...son of Erma Ballesteros...lives by the motto "Work Hard, Play Hard."