An intriguing prospect as a receiver who turned heads during his redshirt season.
High School: A standout football and basketball player who earned SuperPrep All-America honors as a wideout... Considered the nation’s No. 20 receiver prospect by SuperPrep and the No. 12 prospect in the Midlands region ... A consensus all-state selection by Oklahoma’s prep coaches, The Oklahoman and the Tulsa World ... Scout.com listed him No. 58 among America’s receivers ... Caught 61 passes covering 1,547 yards as a senior with 14 touchdowns ... Also carried the ball 21 times for 152 yards with two scores ... Scored six special-teams touchdowns and four touchdowns on interceptions ... Played on a state semifinalist team at Plainview (12-1) ... Was the conference MVP in basketball as a junior ... Colorado and Missouri were among the programs seeking his signature.
Personal: Born Jan. 9, 1990, in Oceanside, Calif. . . . Son of Warren and Donna Blackmon . . . Served as class president and is a drummer.