BEFORE OREGON — Afforded three-star acclaim by ESPN.com and Rivals.com while earning first-team all-district quarterback honors . . . Threw for 2,769 yards and 29 touchdowns his senior year, in addition to rushing for 808 yards and 12 scores, to help lead the Longhorns to the Texas Class 5A Division 2 state championship game . . . Displayed his competitive moxie by throwing for 200 yards and two touchdowns in addition to rushing for another 83 yards and a third score to come close to pulling the upset over seven-time state champion Katy for the Class 5A Division II state title . . . Played a big part in the school accumulating an 11-5 record as well as a No. 7 state ranking in 2012 under head coach Joey McGuire after posting an 8-4 mark in 2011 . . . Completed 71 of 105 passes (67.6%) for 997 yards and eight touchdowns as a junior, in addition to running for 875 yards (7.9 avg.) and 11 TDs.