2014 (Jr.): Played in 12 games to earn first letter . . . part of an offensive line that blocked for Ball State all-time leading rusher Jahwan Edwards . . . part of an offensive line that ranked in the nation's top-20 in fewest sacks allowed and fewest tackles for loss allowed.
2013 (So.): Did not see action
2012 (Fr.): Did not see action
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned three letters in football . . . earned two letters at Mount Tabor High School before playing his senior season at Reagan High School for head coach Greg King . . . helped Mount Tabor to conference championships as a sophomore and junior . . . helped the Mount Tabor to an undefeated conference season as a sophomore and a second round appearance in the state playoffs as a junior . . . All-Northwest North Carolina and all-county as a senior . . . all-conference as a junior . . . tallied 78 tackles, seven tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks and one blocked extra point as a senior . . . managed 200 tackles, 21 tackles for loss, 10 sacks and two blocked extra points in career . . . set the school record for tackles by a defensive lineman with 78 as a senior . . . set school weightlifting records for bench (405 lbs.), squat (600 lbs.), clean (320 lbs.) and front squat (455 lbs.).
PERSONAL: Son of Ray and Lisa Anderson . . . owns a 3.136 cumulative grade-point average on Ball State's 4.0 scale . . . one brother and one sister . . . father played football at Wake Forest and brother, Ryan, played football at Concord . . . born Nov. 13, 1992, in Greensboro, N.C. . . . full name is Arthur Ian Anderson.