Knight is a junior economics major. He graduated from Forrest High School in 2008. Knight is a member of the Society for the Advancement of Finance and Economics and the lacrosse club. He is the son of Kevin and Kendra Knight and grandson of William and Marjorie Stone and Richard and JoAnne Knight. After graduation he plans to enter law school.
The College of Business Student Ambassadors are students with strong communications skills. The group helps the college with several important endeavors including hosting various COB events (such as Fall Celebration donor dinner, Homecoming, WOW, Student-to-Career programs), making recruitment visits to high schools and community colleges, and providing tours of Johnson Hall and the TTU campus.