Devon Blackmon Profile

#19 Devon Blackmon

Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-0 Weight: 187 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2014-2015 Hometown: Fontana, CA Last School: Riverside City College


  • Parents are Ayanna and Lawal Balogon
  • Has two sisters
  • Was four-time letterwinner in track in high school
  • Winning the CIF Southern Section Championship in the 110-meter hurdles

Before BYU

  • Four-star JC prospect by who helped Riverside City College to a 10-2 record in 2013 after transferring from Oregon
  • Highly sought-after prospect is No. 4 rated JC receiver by and 27th on ESPN’s JC50 list of top junior college prospects 
  • No. 9 rated JC receiver in the nation by and
  • Rated as No. 14 overall prospect out of California by
  • Selected to the Long Beach Post Telegram “Best in the West” first team
  • Totaled 526 yards and 6 touchdowns on 29 receptions for the Tigers, averaging 18.1 yards per catch with long reception of 69 yards 
  • Added 265 on kick returns, averaging 29.4 yards per return 
  • High school teammate of Jamaal Williams

2014 | Junior Year

  • Caught two passes in win over Virginia, including a 56-yard catch, the longest pass play for BYU this season--he also added a 25-yard punt return
  • Played in 10 games
  • Earned letterman honors as a junior
  • Recorded a season-high six catches for 60 yards on the road against Cal
  • Named to the College Sports Madness All-Independent Third Team

2015 | Senior Year