Awards and Honors
Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (S12)
Played in 12 games on special teams.
At Iowa State
Joined the basketball team as a walk-on on Jan. 3...was a three-year member of the football team at tight end...played in all 12 games for the Cyclones as a member of the special teams unit on kickoff returns in 2010.
Was a member of the Iowa Central basketball team in 2006-07...averaged 2.1 points and 1.3 rebounds.
Lettered three times in basketball and twice in football and track and field...as a senior in 2006, helped Ft. Dodge reach its first state boy's basketball tournament appearance in 15 years...was an honorable mention All-CIML selection in 2006, averaging 7.3 points and 3.1 rebounds...scored 14 points in the sub-state victory over Cedar Falls...team went 10-0 in the CIML Iowa Conference...played receiver and defensive back for the football team, earning all-conference honors.
Born Aug. 19, 1987 in Boone, Iowa...son of Linda and Andy Mitchell...kinesiology major.