2011 - Freshman: Redshirted the 2011 season.
High School: A three-star recruit by Scout.com and Rivals.com ... High school coach was Greg Dempsey ... Was first-team All-NW District selection as an offensive guard in 2010 ... Second-team All-Ohio Division II choice by AP in 2010 ... Rated one of the Top 50 players in the state of Ohio ... Ranked as No. 8 offensive lineman in state of Ohio by ScoutingOhio.com ... Played on both lines in high school ... Helped Central Catholic to an 8-2 record and second round of Division II playoffs in 2009... Played in the 2010 NUC All-World Gridiron Classic game ... All-Midwest choice by SuperPrep and PrepStar ... High school coach was Greg Dempsey.
Personal: The son of Veronica Joshaway and Citris Boles Sr. ... Born March 14, 1993 ... Chose Illinois over Wisconsin, Cincinnati, Memphis, Miami (Ohio), Syracuse and Toledo.