Lawson listed as a 2015 CFB breakout candidate
SC (Daniel HS)
Years Played: 2013 - 2015
Clemson defensive end Shaq LawsonShaq Lawson
So. Defensive End
#90 6-3, 269
View Full Profile is listed on Athlon Sports' College Football Breakout players in 2015. Lawson has 79 tackles, 21 tackles for loss, 7.5 sacks in 26 games at Clemson.
Lawson and Florida State wide receiver Travis Rudolph were the only ACC players mentioned in the Top 10 breakout player list.
Official Clemson Bio: 2014: Had 44 tackles, 11 tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks, five quarterback pressures and one caused fumble in 295 snaps over 13 games (one start) ... had four tackles and two quarterback pressures in 33 snaps at No. 12 Georgia on Aug. 30 ... had five tackles, two tackles for loss and one sack in 24 snaps against SC State on Sept. 6 ... had four tackles and one sack for a safety in 23 snaps against North Carolina on Sept. 27 ... had one tackle and two quarterback pressures in 22 snaps against NC State on Oct. 4 ... had two tackles in 21 snaps against Louisville on Oct. 11; it was his first career start ... had two tackles and one tackle for loss in 18 snaps at Boston College on Oct. 18 ... had four tackles in 16 snaps against Syracuse on Oct. 25 ... had six tackles, a game-high four tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks in 30 snaps at Wake Forest on Nov. 6; named team defensive player-of-the-game ... had four tackles and one tackle for loss in 25 snaps at No. 23 Georgia Tech on Nov. 15 ... had two tackles and one tackle for loss in 26 snaps against Georgia State on Nov. 22 ... had four tackles and one tackle for loss in 24 snaps against South Carolina on Nov. 29 ... had four tackles, a caused fumble and a blocked extra point in 19 snaps against No. 24 Oklahoma in the Russell Athletic Bowl on Dec. 29.