Hawk-Item - - Put on scholarship prior to start of 2014 season after joining program as a walk-on.
2014 - - Saw first career action at left tackle in 48-7 win over Northwestern as offense gained 483 yards total offense . . . saw action at left tackle in 51-14 loss at Minnesota . . . saw action in 30-14 win at Illinois as offense rushed for 304 yards and gained 587 yards total offense . . . saw action in 45-28 TaxSlayer Bowl loss to Tennessee.
2013 Honors - - Team Leader Award, offense.
2013 - - Redshirted after joining program as a walk-on.
High school honors - - Earned third team all-state honors as a senior . . . first team all-conference for three straight seasons . . . Career - - three-year letterman in football as tight end and defensive end . . . selected to compete in 2013 Iowa Shrine Bowl, where he was named Defensive MVP for the North squad . . . helped prep team post 21-10 record over three seasons . . . team captain as a senior . . . also earned four letters in track, competing in field events, and three in basketball . . . named first team all-conference in basketball as a senior.
Personal - - Born 12/11/94 . . . environmental science major . . . parents are Maechelle and Eric Myers . . . high school coach was Bob Howard.