AT GEORGIA STATE: Promising young center who is expected to push for playing time after a redshirt year ... Signed with the Panthers in 2017.
HIGH SCHOOL: Named to the American Family Insurance ALL-USA South Carolina Football Team ... Played both offensive and defensive line for 2016 state champion Dutch Fork High School, which went 15-0 … Region 5-5A Offensive Player of the Year … Three-time all-region ... Selected for the South Carolina Shrine Bowl team ... Made 35 tackles with five tackles for loss on defense ... Four-year letterwinner for coach Tom Knotts.
PERSONAL: Full name is Malik Antwan Sumter ... Born April 10, 1999 ... Parents are Rochelle and Bernard Sumter Sr.