Redshirted in 2015 • Enrolled at UNC in January • Saw limited action during the spring while dealing with an arm injury.
Hough High School
Ranked the No. 22 athlete in the country and the No. 17 player in North Carolina by 247sports.com • Member of the ESPN 300 as the No. 270 player in the country • Ranked the No. 4 tight end in the country by ESPN.com and the No. 9 player in North Carolina • Considered the No. 61 wide receiver in the country and the No. 16 player in North Carolina by Rivals.com • Listed as the No. 1 tight end in North Carolina and the No. 16 tight end nationally by Scout.com • Played in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl • Helped lead Hough to a 10-4 record and the third round of the state playoffs as a senior • Had 23 catches for 316 yards and four touchdowns as a senior • Also had one kickoff return for 70 yards and one carry for 71 yards • High school head coach was Miles Aldridge.
If he could choose an NFL team to play for, it would be the Steelers • Dream job is an athletic director • People say he looks like Idris Elba • Favorite food is chicken alfredo • Favorite off-day activity is playing video games • The person who had the biggest impact on his life is former teammate Caleb Samuel • Son of Shaylan and Carl Tucker • Birthday is Feb. 6 • Media and journalism major.