Recipients maintain cumulative grade point averages of 3.0 or better
FRESHMAN SEASON (2014): Redshirted ... Scout Team member ... named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
HERD FILE: Born Jan. 8, 1996 ... Undecided on major at MU ... Rated a three-star prospect by Rivals ... Also had offers from UCF, Georgia Tech, Kansas State, Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina State, USF, Vanderbilt, Western Kentucky, Wisconsin and Yale ... Transferred high schools from Wheeler to Hillgrove for his senior season ... Had 10 catches for 355 yards and three touchdowns for Hillgrove (11-2) in 2013 despite missing the first five games, helping the Hawks advance to the third round of the Class 6A state playoffs ... Was on MaxPreps 2013 Preseason All-State Team ... Had 43 catches for 855 yards and seven touchdowns for Wheeler (6-5) as junior in 2012, leading the Wildcats to the Class 6A state playoffs ... Was a three-sport athlete at Wheeler (also basketball, track and field).