UTAH STATE: Does a great job of blocking the second level... Has good reach in the run game... Does a good job communicating to the rest of the offensive line.
2013 (RS): Redshirted during his first season at Utah State.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Earned first-team all-conference honors as a sophomore at Iowa Western Community College as he helped the Reivers to a 12-0 record and the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Championship in 2012... Was part of an offensive that averaged 62.8 points and 598.4 yards of total offense per game in 2012 (262.3-rushing, 336.1-passing).
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned Iowa Class 4A Division I first-team all-state, first-team all-conference and first-team all-region honors as a prep senior at Valley High School in West Des Moines, Iowa as he helped the Tigers to a 14-0 record and a state championship... Also played baseball all four years of high school as a first baseman, catcher and pitcher... Earned second team all-state honors at first base during his senior season as he led the state with 14 home runs.
PERSONAL: One of three sons of Randy and Annette Stephens... Aunt, Amy Stephens, is the associate women's basketball coach at Memphis... Majoring in business administration.