He compiled a record of 8 - 1, finishing his opponents in all of his victories before signing with the UFC in February of 2014. Ultimate Fighting Championship
Potts made his UFC debut against Soa Palelei on 10 May 2014 at UFC Fight Night 40. Potts faced Anthony Hamilton on 30 August 2014 at UFC 177.
Potts faced Derrick Lewis on 28 February 2015 at UFC 184.
He lost the fight via TKO in the second round. Subsequently, Potts was released from the organization.
Return to EFC
Potts re-signed with Extreme Fighting Championship after his release from the UFC and faced French Heavyweight Cyril "Silverback" Asker. He lost via TKO (retirement) after the first round.
Extreme Fighting Championship Africa
EFCA Heavyweight Championship (Two times)
Two successful championship defenses.