Arizona Western College (2015-16)
Consensus four-star prospect and the No. 1 tight end according to ESPN, Scout and 247Sports … Ranked the No. 9 junior college prospect by 247Sports, marking the first time since 2013 a tight end has been in the top 10 … Tabbed the No. 17 junior college player by Scout and landed at No. 33 in the ESPN JC50 … Helped lead Arizona Western College to the NJCAA championship game, a record of 11-1 and the No. 3 ranking in the final NJCAA poll … Coached by Tom Minnick … Named the team’s offensive MVP at the El Toro Bowl after scoring a fourth quarter touchdown … All-WSFL and All-Region 1 honoree … Totaled 18 receptions for 242 yards and a team-best six touchdowns … Hauled in five TD grabs over his final three games … Had a team-high four TD receptions to go along with 17 catches for 316 yards as a freshman in 2015 … Chose Arkansas over Alabama, Auburn, Louisville, USC, Utah, Mississippi State, South Carolina, Oklahoma State, Nebraska, Pittsburgh, Houston, Arizona State, Arizona and others.
Born on Sept. 9, 1996 … Son of Michelle Spangler and Mark Patton … Has three siblings: Mark Patton Jr., Mariah Patton and Shawn Adams … Communication major.