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After seeing the field in all 12 games as a true freshman, Stewart has the size and speed to be a difference maker as a sophomore ... Had 115 yards on 4 receptions in second spring scrimmage (4/12/14), including a 94-yard TD reception from QB Brodie Lambert.
2013: Finished fourth on the team with 411 all-purpose yards as a true freshman, including 5 receptions for 71 yards ... Played in all 12 games ... Scored his first college touchdown in win at Southern Illinois (11/9/13), a 24-yard catch from Ashton Glaser ... Averaged 20.0 yards on 17 kickoff returns, including a season-best 39-yarder in win at Western Illinois (10/26/13) ... Pulled in 2 receptions in home game against Central Arkansas (9/21/13) ... Earned first career start in Illinois State game (9/28/13) ... Had season-long 33-yard reception at WIU ... Notched a 28-yard kickoff return at Iowa (9/7/13) and a 30-yard return against Central Arkansas (9/21/13).
High School: A two-time Commercial Appeal Best of the Preps selection, he caught 22 passes for 519 yards and 13 touchdowns in 2012 at Trezevant High in Memphis ... Also returned 4 punts for scores while averaging 22 yards per return as a senior for Coach Teli White ... Intercepted 4 passes and returned 3 of those for touchdowns in 2012, accumulated 58 tackles and forced a pair of fumbles during a memorable 10-3 senior season ... Was selected to play in the Liberty Bowl All-Star Game and scored a touchdown in that game ... For his career, he scored 33 touchdowns and forced a fumble in the 2010 Tennessee Class 4A championship game ... Was also a basketball standout for the Bears.
Personal: LeMarcus Devon Stewart was born 5/12/94 in Memphis ... Son of Willie Stewart, Sr., of Memphis ... Has two brothers, Willie, Jr., and Duntevilis ... Majoring in Sport & Park Administration.