Adds to an already impressive receiving corps for N.C. A&T … Came to N.C. A&T as a preferred walk-on, but made big catches during the course of the 2016 season and also broke a school record … Has 4.5 speed in the 40-yard dash to complement his good hands … Runs good routes and is good catching the ball in traffic.
2015 Season: Played in eight games without a start … Made 10 receptions for 91 yards with all those numbers coming over the last two games of the season … His eight catches for 59 yards against Delaware State on Nov. 14 are the most catches in a single game by a freshman in school history.
High School: Played varsity football at Rock Hill High School under Bubba Pittman … Was a second-team All-Area selection after making 53 passes for 720 yards and 11 touchdowns…Also played defensive back during his career and was selected to play in the Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Bowl as a cornerback. …
Personal: Full name is Deshaun McFadden … He is the son of Anthony and Margaret McFadden … Was born on April 17, 1997 … He majors in civil engineering.