the Rebels' offensive line returns experienced core for 2013 season.
UNLV: A still-growing blocker that will look to earn his first playing time this fall ... Rated a three-star prospect by Rivals ... Ranked the nation's No. 209 offensive tackle recruit by Scouts Inc. ... Earned a spot on the UNLV Dean's Honor List for the spring 2012 semester.
2012: Redshirted season after joining team in January ... Did not take part in spring practice because of injury.
2011: Grayshirted after signing with the program in February ... One of four OL inked by the Rebels in the 2011 class.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2011 graduate of St. Francis HS ... Lettered three years at offensive tackle for coach Jim Bonds ... Helped guide the Golden Knights to three straight playoff appearances, including a 9-3 record as a junior ... Mission League Most Valuable Lineman and a unanimous All-CIF Southern Section Western Division first-team pick as a senior ... Named to the all-league, all-west district and all-underclassman teams as a junior.
PERSONAL: Patrick Carroll was born July 16, 1993, in La Canada, CA ... The son of Pat and Liz Carroll ... Has one younger brother, John ... Majoring in history.