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Before Clemson: Rated among the top 150 players in the nation by ESPN ... he is No. 135 overall, sixth-best in the state of North Carolina and 18th-best wide receiver in the nation ... rated the No. 195 overall prospect by 247 Sports, No. 234 by Rivals and No. 231 by Scout ... eighth-best player in state of North Carolina by Rivals ... .played in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl ... played in the Shrine Bowl for North Carolina ... had terrific senior year with 78 catches for 1251 yards and 15 touchdowns ... also had a rushing touchdown for 16 total touchdowns ... also had seven interceptions on defensive side and 34 total tackles ... as a junior had 31 receptions for 577 yards and four scores, an average of 18.6 yards per catch ... team finished with a 13-3 record on the gridiron ... also a starter in basketball, where he averaged 14.6 points, 6.2 rebounds and 4.4 assists per game as a junior ... shot 55 percent from the field for team that finished 21-6 ... averaged 8.2 points per game as a sophomore on the hard court ... played his high school football for Kevin Gillespie ... selected Clemson over offers from Tennessee, South Carolina, NC State and North Carolina ... recruited by Robbie Caldwell and Jeff Scott.

*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide

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