Freshmen to play major roles this fall
2012: Played in all 13 games, primarily as TCU's holder on field goals and PATs ... punted three times with a long of 46.
2011: Did not see game action.
2010: Did not see game action.
2009: Did not see game action.
2008: Redshirted his first season on campus.
High School: Two-year letterman at New Trier High School in Kenilworth, Illinois ... received All-Area Honorable Mention ... was Runner Up at the PS Invitational in 2008 ... had 20 punts for 876 years as a senior and 28 punts for 1168 yards as a junior.
Personal: Parents are Michael and Jennifer Patterson, both TCU graduates ... has four sisters, Courtney, Cammie, Caity and Christy, and one brother, Connor ... also has seven aunts and uncles who attended TCU ... received his undergraduate degree in business (marketing and entrepreneurial management) ... will complete his masters degree in liberal arts in May 2013 ... a member of Kappa Sigma Fraternity.