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First-year freshman who was one of the most highly-touted players in the 2013 signing class.

2013: Red-shirted ... was slated to be in the mix, but suffered an injury in the preseason ... preseason first-team freshman All-American by ESPN.com ... #30 incoming freshman and #7 defensive back signee in the nation in the preseason by Athlon ... #4 signee in the ACC in the preseason by Athlon ... #5 signee in the ACC in the preseason by Lindy's.

Before Clemson: Rated as the #4 overall player in the nation by ESPN.com, the highest rating by a Tiger signee since Da'Quan Bowers was rated #1 in the class of 2008 ... #2 defensive back in the nation and #2 player in Florida by ESPN.com ... #34 player in the nation by 247Sports.com, #42 by Rivals.com, and #71 by Scout.com ... #4 cornerback in the nation by 247Sports.com ... consensus top-10 player in Florida ... played in the U.S. Army All-American game ... first-team all-state selection ... helped his Immokalee High School team to an 11-4 record and a berth in the AAAAA title game in 2012 ... had 51 tackles, four interceptions, two caused fumbles, and one recovered fumble as a senior ... had 42 tackles and three interceptions as a junior ... had 139 tackles and 10 interceptions in his career ... ran track and rated among the top-15 wrestlers in Florida in his weight class ... from the same high school that produced former Miami (FL) All-American Edgerrin James ... coached by Jerrod Ackley at Immokalee High School ... his twin brother, Mackenro, signed with Auburn ... recruited by Tony Elliott.

Personal: Majoring in communication studies ... born Nov. 12, 1993.


*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide

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