The Rebels' offensive line returns experienced core for 2013 season.
UNLV: A still-developing blocker who is listed No. 2 at the left tackle spot on the depth chart heading into fall … Earned a spot on the UNLV Dean’s Honor List for the spring 2012 semester … Already earned his bachelor’s degree in history and is pursuing a second bachelor’s in psychology.
2014: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in nine games, primarily on special teams.
2013: Member of squad but did not play.
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 … Rated a three-star prospect by Rivals … Ranked the nation’s No. 209 offensive tackle recruit by Scouts Inc. … 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.