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#5 Desmond Lawrence
Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 181
Year: Senior
Hometown: Durham, N.C.
High School: Southern Durham
Major: African American Studies

Breakdown: Will play his first season of football as an Aggie…Comes into the MEAC as one of its fastest players…Competed in track and field for the Aggies during the spring of 2013…Qualified for the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round hosted by A&T in May of 2013…Made it to the quarterfinals during the weekend with a 10.35 in the 100 meters…His 10.35 was the fastest 100 time recorded in the MEAC in 2013…Finished second in the 100 at the MEAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships hosted by A&T with a 10.42…Was also one-fourth of the 4x100 meter relay team that made into the Championship of America college finals at the Penn Relays in 2013…Will likely lineup at wide receiver for the Aggies on the football field, while also playing a part in the Aggies kick return game…Spent two years at East Carolina as a football and track and field athlete…Finished fifth in the 100 at the Conference USA outdoor championships in 2011…Placed second in the 60 meters at Penn State with a personal-best 6.83…His 360-pound bench press is the best among Aggie receivers…His 20 reps of 225 pounds on the bench press is also a team high… An African-American studies major, Lawrence earned a 3.0 grade point average during the 2012-13 academic school year. 

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