Saw the first varsity action of his Cowboy career in 2012 ... Is versatile enough to play several positions ... Began attending classes at OSU in January of 2011.
2012 (Freshman): Saw action against Savannah State and Texas Tech.
High School: Member of the Texas Super Team (third team member) ... Texas Football top 300 prospect ... Listed by Scout.com as the No. 11 player in the country at his position and No. 45 overall in Texas ... A SuperPrep Texas top 100 prospect ... Two-time all-district pick ... Had scholarship offers from Kansas State, Nebraska, Texas Tech, Tulsa, LSU, Notre Dame, Syracuse, Stanford and UCLA, despite his early commitment to OSU.
Personal: Born March 10, 1993, in Dallas ... Son of Gene Cross and LeAnn Wainscott Diamond ... Also participated in track in high school ... Academic all-state selection ... Active in FCA ... Dad played football at Baylor and his brother, Matthew, played soccer at Brown ... Undecided on a major.