He was ranked a top-10 football recruit while also earning Gatorade Player of the Year honors in baseball as a pitcher for Greenwood High School.
He holds nearly 30 school records for the University of Arkansas, including completion percentage, completions and passing yards.
His father's name is Don and his mother's name is Suzy. He has a younger sister named Allie.
He shared All-SEC honors with Alabama running back Trent Richardson in 2011.