Hawk Item – – Enrolled for 2020 spring semester . . . one of eight true freshmen to see action in 2020, playing in three games . . . two-time Dean’s List student (2020 fall, 2021 spring).
2021 Honors – – Coaches Appreciation Award, offense . . . Academic All-Big Ten . . . honorable mention All-Big Ten by league coaches and media . . . 2021 – – Started at left tackle in 34-6 win over #17 Indiana for first career start . . . started at left tackle in 27-17 win at #9 Iowa State . . . started at left tackle in 30-7 win over Kent State as offense rushed for 206 yards and gained 418 yards total offense . . . started at left tackle in 24-14 win over Colorado State . . . started at left tackle in 51-14 win at Maryland as offense gained 428 yards total offense . . . started at left tackle in 23-20 win over #4 Penn State . . . started at left tackle in 24-7 loss to Purdue . . . started at left tackle in 27-7 loss at Wisconsin . . . started at left tackle in 17-12 win at Northwestern as offense gained 185 net rushing yards before leaving game due to injury . . . did not see action in 27-22 win over Minnesota or in 33-23 win over Illinois due to injury . . . started at left tackle in 28-21 win at Nebraska as offense gained 186 net rushing yards . . . started at left tackle in 42-3 loss to #2 Michigan . . . started at left tackle in 20-17 Citrus Bowl loss to #22 Kentucky as offense rushed for 173 yards and gained 384 yards total offense.
2020 – – Redshirted after seeing action in three games . . . saw first action of career in 49-7 win over Michigan State as offense rushed for 226 yards and gained 405 yards total offense . . . saw action in 35-7 win at Minnesota as offense rushed for 235 yards . . . saw action on special teams in 26-20 win over Nebraska.
High School Honors – – Earned first-team all-state honors as a senior . . . first-team all-conference and named to Elite 81 . . . finalist for Class 6A Defensive Player of the Year . . . second-team all-conference as a junior . . . Career – – Earned three letters in football while helping team advance to state playoffs three straight seasons . . . team captain as a senior . . . recorded 48 tackles in nine games as a senior, with 12 tackles for loss, three sacks and 12 pressures . . . also recorded five blocked kicks and recorded one safety . . . had 45 tackles in seven games as a junior, with nine tackles for loss and five sacks . . . had nine tackles in three games as a sophomore . . . also lettered in basketball.
Personal – – Born 5/7/02 . . . sport and recreation management major . . . three-time member of prep Honor Roll . . . parents are Kathryn Richman Wallace and John Richman . . . high school coach was Allen Terrell.