Program veteran returns for his fourth year and looks to move his way up the depth in 2009 ... Begins fall camp listed at No. 2 on the depth chart at the left tackle position, behind incumbent starter Elvis Fisher ... Moves over from the other side of the line, as he spent most of his time previously at the right tackle spot.
Continued his development as a future contributor to the offensive line, and saw action in five games on the season, seeing the field in reserve action against Southeast Missouri State, Nevada, Colorado, Kansas State and Iowa State ... Entered fall camp listed at No. 2 on the depth chart at the right tackle position, behind returning starter Colin Brown.
Saw action in one game during the season, and is a Texas native who got to return to near his hometown of Southlake, Texas, for the Cotton Bowl ... Practiced most of the year at the right tackle position, and saw action in one game, logging reserve minutes against Texas Tech ... Was a valuable member of the scout team throughout the year, helping prepare the Tiger defense for opponent's gameplans.
Redshirted in his first season in the program, working as part of the practice squad.
Was a two-year starter on an offensive line that paved the way for one of the more impressive runs in national high school history ... Played on Southlake Carroll teams that went 47-1 in three years, including consecutive 16-0 seasons in 2004 and 2005 ... Ranked as the No. 33 offensive tackle prospect in the nation, according to Scout.com ... Was a starter for his last two years, with Carroll going 32-0 in games in which he started ... Both years saw the Dragons win the Texas 5A state championship, and end the year as the mythical national champions in various polls ... Earned 1st-Team all-state honors (by the Texas Sportswriters' Association, as well as Scout.com) as a senior, and added 1st-Team designation on the all-district squad as well, and was his team's co-captain in 2005 ... Was an all-district performer in 2004 ... Was a teammate of Chase Daniel, now Mizzou's starting quarterback, at Carroll ... High school coach - Todd Dodge ... Was also a letterwinner in wrestling and track, where he threw the shotput.
Son of Bill & Jeannine Prince ... Plans to major in international studies at Mizzou ... Chose Mizzou over Iowa State, Utah, Texas El-Paso and Colorado State, among others ... Primary Mizzou recruiter - Dave Steckel.