• Sparring sessions with buddy Josh Neer are legendary
• 15 wins by KO or TKO
Hard work and persistenceWhen and why did you start training for fighting?
I grew up rough and fought a lot. I started amateur when I was 16 and started training full-time by 18 years of age.What ranks and titles have you held?
MCC and UGC 155-pound belts.Do you have any heroes
? God, Josh Neer
, and Randy CoutureWhat is your favorite technique? Jiu-Jitsu
and Muay Thai
techniquesWhat does it mean for you to fight in the UFC?
It’s the Super BowlDid you go to college and if so what degree did you earn?
No. I came from the school of hard knocks.What was your job before you started fighting?