OL 6-6 280 Franklin, Texas (Franklin High School)
Powerful offensive line prospect for Franklin High School and coach Mike Hedrick ... tremendous size and athleticism allowed him to play tight end during his high school career ... helped team to 10-2 record as a senior ... Dave Campbell's Texas Football Texas Top 300 `Best of the Rest' ... second team All-State selection as a junior ... two-time All-District honoree ... led team to 8-3 record as a junior ... rated three stars by 247 Sports ... No. 100 player in Texas ... No. 63 offensive tackle nationally ... Three-star recruit according to Rivals ... ESPN ranked as three-star recruit ... No. 80 in Texas ... No. 39 offensive tackle in country ... chose Baylor over Oklahoma State, TCU and Texas Tech ... January enrollee
HEAD COACH MATT RHULE ON PHILLIPS
"Physical athlete. Athletic enough to play tight end. Will be a great tackle for us."