HONORS 2013 - Phil Steele preseason All-ACC second team ... Athlon Sports preseason All-ACC second team. 2012 - Athlon Sports preseason All-ACC third team.
AT VIRGINIA 2012 - Appeared in all 12 games with two starts ... led UVa with 734 rushing yards and five rushing touchdowns ... rushed 14 times for 75 yards and two TDs versus Richmond ... led UVa with 26 yards rushing against Penn State ... rushed 13 times for 53 yards at Georgia Tech ... rushed for 60 yards vs Louisiana Tech ... rushed nine times for 74 yards and a TD at Duke to become the 41st player in UVa history to reach 1,000 career rushing yards ... made first career start and had a career-high 129 rushing yards on 17 carries against Maryland ... rushed for 115 yards and a TD on a career-high 25 attempts at NC State ... rushed 12 times for 42 yards and a TD against Miami ... rushed 12 times for 53 yards against North Carolina. 2011 - Appeared in 12 of Virginia's 13 games ... missed the Idaho game with lower extremity injury ... his game-winning TD at then-No. 23 Florida State broke the UVa record for rushing touchdowns in a season ... Howard Petty (1983) and Marcus Wilson (1987) held the previous record with seven ... rushed 16 times for 114 yards and three TDs in collegiate debut against William & Mary ... named ACC Rookie of the Week after the William & Mary game ... rushed for 37 yards and two TDs at Indiana ... rushed for 98 yards on 14 carries at North Carolina ... rushed for another TD against Southern Miss ... career-best 17 carries for 87 yards vs. Georgia Tech ... caught first TD reception at Maryland ... led UVa with 11 rushes for 48 yards and a TD against Auburn in the Chick-fil-A Bowl. 2010 - Redshirted ... selected by the UVa coaches as the scout player of the week against Richmond ... dressed for the Richmond, USC, VMI, Florida State, North Carolina, Eastern Michigan, Miami, Duke, Maryland and Boston College games.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL Named the Old Spice Red Zone National Player of the Year ... One of 50 Old Spice Red Zone state players of the year ... One of 58 players named to 2010 Parade All-America team ... Maxpreps first-team All-American for Medium Schools (1,000-2,000 enrollment) ... A second-team All-American by EA Sports ... Rated a three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... Rushed for 10,895 yards in high school career (North Carolina's career record) ... Finished third all-time nationally for career rushing yards ... First-team all-state (NC) as a junior and senior ... Rated No. 56 running back in the nation by ESPN.com ... Grade of 77 from ESPN.com ... Had 55 games of 100 rushing yards or more to set a national record ... Set national record with 1,370 career attempts (record dates to 1991) ... Rushed for 197 yards and three touchdowns on 24 carries to lead team to second straight 3A state title, earning game MVP honors ... AP North Carolina 3A Player of the Year in 2009 after tying for runner-up status as a junior ... Named the North Carolina MVP of Carolina Shrine Bowl with 98 yards on 19 carries ... MVP of Offense-Defense All-American Bowl ... Led the West team to a 35-0 victory in the Offense-Defense All-American Bowl played in Myrtle Beach ... Had 158 total TDs in his prep career ... Led team to second straight 3A state title in 2009 ... Scored 59 times on 407 carries in 2009 ... Set North Carolina prep record with 3,794 rushing yards in 2009 ... Rushed for more than 2,800 yards and 43 TDs in 2008 ... Rushed for 2,536 yards and 33 TDs in 2007 ... Rushed for 1,721 yards and 23 TDs in 2006 ... Top single-game performance in 2009 was 356 yards on 24 carries in 69-14 victory against Carson ... Won the final 30 games of his high school career ... First player to verbally commit to UVa's Class of 2010 ... Played for head coach Scott Young at West Rowan ... Son of Sherry and Kevin Parks ... Father played defensive tackle at Catawba College.