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Redshirt freshman defensive back.

2015: Redshirted.

Before Clemson: No. 14 player in South Carolina by ESPN ... No. 2 safety in South Carolina by ... named an MVP of the North team in the North-South All-Star game ... led his 12-2 team to the fourth round of the AAA playoffs as a senior ... AAA state player-of-the-year by High School Sports Report as a senior ... Midlands Player-of-the-Year by The State as a senior ... had 69 receptions for 910 yards and 12 touchdowns as a senior ... had two kickoff returns for touchdowns and a punt return for a touchdown as a senior ... had 60 tackles, two interceptions and eight pass breakups as a senior ... two of his assistant coaches were former Tigers (Airese Currie, Todd McClinton) ... coached by Reggie Shaw ... recruited by Mike Reed.

Personal: Major is undeclared ... born April 19, 1997.

*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide

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