Awards and Honors
ESPN.com Big 12 All-Midseason Team (2015)
ESPN.com Big 12 All-Underclassman (2014)
First Team Academic All-Big 12 (2013, 2014, 2015)
In midst of an outstanding season until a foot injury sidelined him in the final four games … named to the ESPN Big 12 All-Midseason Team … played in eight games, starting six at left guard … First-Team Academic All-Big 12.
One of only four players to start every game in 2014 … started every game at right guard … First-Team Academic All-Big 12 … named to ESPN.com’s Big 12 All-Underclassman team.
First-Team Academic All-Big 12 … received votes for Big 12 all-freshman offensive team … had the most starts of any ISU freshman with eight … started the first eight games of the season at both guard and tackle slots … was injured vs. Kansas State and missed the last four games of the year.
Redshirted initial collegiate season.
Chose Iowa State over offers from Arizona and Oregon State … three-star recruit according to rivals.com … Daily Oklahoman first-team All-State and All-Oklahoma City honoree … member of 2011 Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State team … anchored offensive line for Panthers squad that averaged 350 yards rushing per game in 2011 … as a junior, first-team All-Big City selection by the Oklahoman … second-team All-West Metro selection by the Oklahoman as a sophomore … three-year starter and letterwinner at Putnam City North … head coach was Bob Wilson.
Born Sept. 17, 1993 … son of Robert and Charlotte Burton … mechanical engineering major.