Transferred to Kentucky in January ... Multi-talented athlete is getting a first look at defensive tackle ... Will not be able to play in games this year, but has two years of eligibility remaining in 2011 and '12.
2008 (Freshman): Played in three games at the University of Minnesota as a reserve defensive end ... Also practiced at tight end.
High School: A graduate of Bryan Station High School in Lexington ... Versatile athlete saw action at linebacker and safety on defense and at wide receiver, running back, tight end and quarterback on offense ... Honorable-mention all-state by the Louisville Courier-Journal as a senior ... First-team all-city by the Lexington Herald-Leader ... Caught 45 passes for 876 yards and 15 touchdowns ... Had 1,197 all-purpose yards ... Also punted, averaging more than 40 yards per kick ... Coached by Dr. Oliver Lucas ... Played in the Kentucky-Tennessee Border Bowl All-Star Game ... Also played basketball.
Personal: Born in Lexington ... Son of Gerald and Nelda Combs ... Currently enrolled in undergraduate studies.