One month before Signing Day 2016, Wyoming and New Mexico State were the best offers the three-star recruit had. To say he was an under-the-radar recruit is an understatement. That's when his coach, Jarvis Payne Sr., and his father, Jacob, started sending out tweets, Facebook messages; whatever they could do to drum up some interest. It worked. Alabama and many other came calling. His final three were Missouri, Alabama and Oklahoma.