Offensive Center
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 308
Year: Junior
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Va.
High School: Ocean Lakes


2014: Played in all twelve games at center ... Helped the Monarchs to a 6-6 record in their first year in Conference USA ... Protected Taylor Heinicke allowing him to pass for 3,476 yards, 30 touchdowns and a 289.7 yard-per-game average ... Made Dean's List in the fall of 2014.


2013: Started 10 games at center before suffering a season-ending knee injury in the win at Idaho ... Helped the offense to average 42.3 points per game and average 519.0 yards of offense a game ... Started 23-straight games at center prior to the injury.


2012: Started all 13 games at center ... Helped the Monarch offense lead the nation in scoring offense, total offense and passing yards ... Led the way for running back Tyree Lee to rush for 100 yards in four games this season ... Named to the CAA Academic All-Conference Team.


2011: Appeared in all 13 games on the offensive line ... Helped ODU to rank fifth nationally and lead the CAA in scoring offense at 36.69 points per game ... Also helped the Monarch offense rank 10th nationally among FCS schools and lead the highly competitive CAA in total offense averaging 439.08 yards per contest ... Part of an offensive line, which allowed the Monarchs to average 168.15 yards of rushing offense, third in the league, and 270.92 yards of passing offense, second in the league and 18th in the country.


HIGH SCHOOL: First Team All-State by the Associated Press ... Four-year starter at center for the Dolphins making 45 career starts ... Two-time First Team All-Tidewater selection ... Two-time First Team All-Beach District as a junior and second ... Second Team All-Beach District as a sophomore ... Second Team All-757 ... Helped the Dolphins to a 38-7 record during his four-years, including a 10-0 mark in 2009 and capturing the Beach District Championship and Eastern Region Runner-Up in 2008 ... Played for Ocean Lakes High School head coach Chris Scott.


PERSONAL: Born February 24, 1993 ... Son of Brian and Mary-Lynn Mann and stepson of Dasa Mann ... Has one brother, Kyle ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.

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