A powerful blocker with good running ability ... will battle with Taylor Watson for the No. 1 fullback slot in the fall ... also sees time on special teams ... served as the top fullback in the spring with Taylor Watson on the shelf with an injury ... earned Iron Terp status for the first time in his career during spring testing ... posted the third-best bench press (435) for RBs in school history and the seventh-best strength index on the team during spring testing
As a Junior (2009): Served a redshirt season.
As a Sophomore (2008): Played in 12 games as a reserve fullback and on special teams ... had his first-career reception, a 20-yarder, in the season-opening win over Delaware (8/30) ... did not play in the Virginia game (10/4).
As a Freshman (2007): Played in five games near the end of the season due to injury at the fullback spot ... made his first career appearance vs. Clemson and played in the next four games (UNC, BC, FSU and NC State) ... did not have any carries or catches ... one of three true freshmen (also Bruce Campbell and Dominique Herald) to play during the season.
At Phoebus High School: One of the top running backs in the state of Virginia as a senior ... ranked No. 221 nationally among running backs by Scouts, Inc. in 2007 ... rushed for 937 yards and 21 TDs as a senior ... a second-team All-Daily Press choice in 2006 ... was an all-district selection his junior season ... member of Division 5 Virginia state championship team ... teammate of fellow Terp Maurice Hampton ... coached by Bill Dee.
Personal: Parents are Saidah Brown and Abdul Lucas ... father was a state champion wrestler at Green Run (Va.) High School ... an honor roll student in high school ... majoring in family science ... likes to fish and work on cars in his spare time.