Assistant coaches Brian Ferentz and Reese Morgan meet with the media
Brian Ferentz stresses consistency with the Hawkeye lineman
Head coach Kirk Ferentz addressed the media today inside the Hayden Fry Football Complex
Game notes: at Northwestern
Freshman lineman becomes 15th member of group
2012 - - Redshirted.
High school honors - - Named an Army All-American . . . first team all-state, all-conference and all-area as a senior . . . Career - - four-year letterman as offensive lineman . . . helped prep team to state playoffs as sophomore and senior, including state runner-up finish as a sophomore . . . team captain as a senior . . . also two-year wrestling letterman.
Personal - - Born 8/07/93 . . . health and human physiology major . . . Illinois Coaches Association Academic All-State . . . member of National Honor Society . . . AP Scholar . . . member of prep High Honor roll . . . parents are Laurel and Brian Ward . . . his father, Brian, played college football at Illinois and his brother, Patrick, currently plays at Northwestern . . . high school coach was Mark Coglianese.