Career Honors: 2012: Named to the Athletic Director[apos]s Honor Roll during spring semester… Earned Academic All-Big 12 First Team honors.
2012 (Jr.): Played in 11 games, making six starts at right tackle … Missed the West Virginia game … South Dakota State game marked his first career start … Helped pave the way for a running game that averaged 4.6 yards per carry and had a 1,000-yard rusher.
2011 (So.): Played in ten games on the offensive line … Helped Jayhawks rack up 534 yards of total offense, including 253 on the ground, against Northern Illinois … Also helped the KU offense gain 404 yards, including 296 rushing yards, against Baylor.
2010 (RFr.): Saw some time as a backup offensive lineman… Played against New Mexico State, Baylor, Kansas State and Iowa State.
2009 (Fr.): Redshirted the season.
High School: A three-year letterwinner at Owasso HS… Played offensive tackle… A Tulsa World all-metro second team selection as a senior… Team was 6-5 his senior season and finished second in the district with a 6-1 record… Also an all-state basketball player… Named an Oklahoma Academic Scholar.
Personal: Son of Donny and Deidre Howard… Has two siblings… Plans to major in engineering… Likes to spend time with friends and play basketball.