2012: Played in eight games with seven starts at the right tackle position...Started five games in a row against Virginia Union (9/15), Elizabeth City State (9/22), Chowan (9/29), Shaw (10/6) and Johnson C. Smith (10/13); and the final two games of the season against Livingstone (10/27) and No. 2 Winston-Salem State (11/7)...Also handled the team's long snapping duties...
2011: Transferred from North Carolina State...Appeared in six games with two starts...Started in the first two games of the season against UNC Pembroke (9/3) and Carson-Newman (9/8).
N.C. State: Redshirted as a freshman...Saw action in the last six contests of the regular season as a redshirt freshman, four from scrimmage and two on special teams only...In for a season-high 13 snaps at Maryland.
High School: Played for head coach Diego Hasty at Northampton West High School...Ranked by Rivals.com as the 11th-best center nationally and the No. 24 player overall in the state...Rated the No. 76 guard nationally and No. 34 in North Carolina by Scout.com...PrepStar All-Region selection.
Personal: Full Name: Desmond Cornelius Roberts...Born on November 15, 1989...Majoring in Criminal Justice.