“I was average,” he says in the April issue of Family Circle.
Zac, 21, insists he was nothing like his HSM alter-ego, high school basketball star Troy Bolton.
“I had a lot of friends but I was not in that ultra cool circle. I was a bit of a class clown. I guess to get through the tedium of the quadratic formula, I thought everyone was fair game.”
He added: “Between self-discovery and the social hierarchy, high school can be the most confusing time of your life.”