Last updated on April 9, 2013
2012 (Redshirt Freshman): Appeared in the Colorado, Hawai'i and Air Force games.
2011 (Freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Named to the All-CIF Southern Section first-team after his senior season ... led Mayfair to an 8-5 record and the semifinals of the CIF playoffs ... the Monsoons averaged over 250 rushing yards per game.
Personal: Born July 18, 1992 in Long Beach, Calif. ... Parents are Debbie Heard and William Northern ... likes sleeping and hanging out with family and friends ... favorite athlete is Logan Mankins ... lists his family as the people he admires most because they always show him the right thing to do and are always there for him no matter what happened ... recruited by Air Force, Oregon, Stanford and USC ... chose Fresno State because of the fantastic coaches, players, history and community support ... majoring in biology.