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Was one of the team’s most reliable, physical, and clutch receivers ... had 87 receptions for 1,186 yards and eight touchdowns, 66 yards on nine carries, 65 yards on seven punt returns, and 341 yards on 17 kickoff returns in 1,926 snaps over 50 games (32 starts) in his career ... two-time Academic All-ACC selection ... four-time ACC Academic Honor Roll member.

2012: Permanent team co-captain ... first-team Academic All-District by CoSIDA ... Raycom College Football All-Star Classic invitee ... had 21 receptions for 345 yards, a three-year carry, two yards on two punt returns, and 33 yards on two kickoff returns in 651 snaps over 13 games (10 starts) ... had three receptions for 26 yards and a 13-yard kickoff return against Ball State on Sept. 8 ... had four receptions for 76 yards against Furman on Sept. 15; named team offensive player-of-the-game ... had three receptions for 61 yards at Boston College on Sept. 29 ... had a 20-yard kickoff return against Virginia Tech on Oct. 20 ... had three receptions for 40 yards at Wake Forest on Oct. 25 ... had a 34-yard reception and two punt returns for two yards at Duke on Nov. 3 ... had three receptions for a team-high 68 yards against #12 South Carolina on Nov. 24 ... had a 12-yard reception and a three-yard carry against #7 Louisiana State in the Chick-fil-A Bowl on Dec. 31.

2011: Had 31 receptions for 406 yards and four touchdowns along with 15 kickoff returns for 308 yards in 618 snaps over 14 games (12 starts)...had three receptions for 26 yards, including a seven-yard touchdown catch, against Troy on Sept. 3...had three receptions for 55 yards against Wofford on Sept. 10...had two receptions for 22 yards against #19 Auburn on Sept. 17...had three receptions for 56 yards and a 34-yard kickoff return for a team-high 90 all-purpose yards at #10 Virginia Tech on Oct. 1...had two receptions for 32 yards, including a three-yard touchdown catch, and a six-yard kickoff return against Boston College on Oct. 8...had four receptions for 35 yards and a touchdown along with 41 yards on two kickoff returns at Maryland on Oct. 15...had a 36-yard kickoff return against North Carolina on Oct. 22...had a team-high six receptions for a game-high 78 yards and a touchdown that tied the score in the fourth quarter against Wake Forest on Nov. 12; named team offensive player-of-the-game...had one reception for 16 yards and 118 yards on six kickoff returns for a team-high 134 all-purpose yards at N.C. State on Nov. 19...had two receptions for 24 yards and 36 yards on two kickoff returns against #22 West Virginia in the Orange Bowl on Jan. 4.

2010: Academic All-ACC selection...Solid Rock Award winner among wide receivers...had 32 catches for 405 yards and three touchdowns, 63 yards on eight carries, and 52 yards on three punt returns in 535 snaps over 12 games (10 starts)...fourth on the team in receptions and second in receiving yards...led the team in yards per reception (12.7)...had at least one catch in all 12 games; had four catches for 107 yards at North Carolina, including a 74-yard touchdown catch...had 52 yards on three punt returns and was named team special teams player-of-the-game by the coaches against Maryland...had three catches for 39 yards and two carries for 12 yards against Georgia Tech...had a 40-yard touchdown catch with 46 seconds left in the first half at Wake Forest; he had five catches for 93 yards in the game and was named team offensive player-of-the-game by the coaches...had four catches for 21 yards against South Florida.

2009: Played in 11 games at wide receiver, he had three catches for 30 yards...had an 18-yard touchdown against Coastal Carolina when he played a season-high 27 snaps...participated in 26 plays against TCU, but did not have a catch...also had a six-yard catch at Maryland and a six-yard catch at South Carolina...had 2-11 punt returns against Coastal Carolina.

2008: Red-shirted.

Before Clemson: Led Cheraw High to the state title game wins as a junior and senior...had 31 catches for 516 yards and 16 touchdowns as a senior when he was named all-state, all-area, and all-region...had 100 tackles and four interceptions as a senior safety...Palmetto All-Star Back-of-the-Year...AA player-of-the-year by High School Sports Report...#57 athlete in the nation and #16 prospect in South Carolina by Rivals.com...#56 wideout in the nation by Scout.com...#5 prospect in South Carolina and #36 wideout in the nation by SuperPrep...Shrine Bowl selection...coached by Johnny White...standout basketball player was named the team’s top defensive player as a senior...ran the 100m, 200m, and 4x100m as an all-region track performer...from the same high school and hometown as former Clemson All-America punter and NFL All-Pro punter Dale Hatcher (1981-84) and Terrance Ashe (2007-10)...recruited by Dabo Swinney...chose Clemson over Kentucky, Michigan, South Carolina, Tennessee, and West Virginia.

Personal: Winner of a 2009 Vickery Hall Award for his work in the classroom...three-time member of the ACC Academic Honor roll...graduated on Dec. 22, 2011 with a degree in management...born Jan. 8, 1990.


*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide

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