2012: Enrolled at Illinois in January 2012 and participated in spring practice ... Was dismissed from the team in Oct. 2012 ... Did not play in a game while at Illinois.
High School: A two-star recruit by Scout.com and Rivals.com ... Played both tight end and offensive tackle in high school ... Named first-team All-State in 2010 ... Had 15 catches for 312 yards and two touchdowns as a tight end in 2010 ... Originally committed to Illinois for the 2011 season, but his enrollment was delayed to spring 2012.
Personal: The son of Danny and Donteia Rhodes ... Born Nov. 12, 1992 ... Majoring in communication.