2005: Took a redshirt year but was a member of the travel squad.
East Mississippi JC: Was all-state, all-North Division, and earned a spot in the MJCAA All-Star game in December 2004 ... Started all nine games at offensive tackle in 2004 and graded 75 percent or better in every game for coach Alan Rudolph ... Also tallied 21 pancakes, while allowing only two sacks the entire season ... Was a tight end his freshman year at EMJC ... Recruited by Memphis and Louisiana-Lafayette.
High School: Played tight end at Starkville High School where he was a member of a state championship team.
Personal: Parent: Patricia Mason ... Born: 11/27/84.