Devon Blackmon- 2014 BYU football recruiting class | The Official Site of BYU Athletics

Devon Blackmon- 2014 BYU football recruiting class


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 … 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 … ran kick return back 98 yards for a touchdown … high school teammate of BYU running back Jamaal Williams at Summit High School in Fontana, Calif. … signed at Oregon in 2011, where he redshirted in 2011 and appeared in three games in 2012 … a four-year letterwinner at Summit High School under head coach Tony Barile … played in the 2011 Under Armour All-America game, producing one of the game’s top highlights with a 58-yard touchdown reception … a four-star High School recruit according to,, ESPN and 247Sports … the No. 23 player on the ESPN 150 and No. 2 wide receiver overall … ranked No. 35 on the Rivals 100 and No. 5 at his position … 247Sports tabbed him as the nation’s No. 32-ranked player and No. 2 athlete, as well as the third-best player in California … rated as the No. 50 overall high school football player by Sporting News and selected to the Long Beach Post Telegram “Best in the West” first team … carried the ball 35 times for 370 yards and six touchdowns while piling on 31 catches for 379 yards and five scores during his senior year in 2010, when he was named All-Sunkist League Offensive MVP … rushed 64 times for 406 yards and five touchdowns to go along with 18 catches for 296 yards and five more TDs in 2009 … named to the All-Sunkist first-team in 2009 … played quarterback as a sophomore, passing for 1,207 yards and 13 TDs, while rushing 125 times for 714 yards and six touchdowns … was the 2008 Sunkist League MVP and selected first-team All-CIF as a QB … Also a member of the All-State team as a sophomore … garnered All-Sunkist League first-team honors as a freshman… competed in track at Summit HS, running the 110 hurdles where he was the 2007/2008 league champion, posting a time of 13.92 … also recruited by Arizona, California, Colorado, Fresno State, Illinois, Kansas State, Utah, Washington

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