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#8 Deshaun Lee

Height 5-10
Weight 187 lbs.
Class So.
Hometown Belleville, Mich.
High School Belleville
Deshaun Lee - Football - University of Iowa Athletics

2023 Honors – – Next Man in Award, defense… 2023 – – Started at cornerback in six games, playing in 11… recorded 32 tackles (19 solo, 13 assists) and three pass break-ups on the season… recorded a career-high nine tackles (four solo, five assists), which ranked second on team, and a team-high two pass break-ups in 20-13 win at Iowa State… had eight tackles (career-high five solo, three assists) in 26-0 loss to Michigan… had six tackles (four solo, two assists) in season-opening 24-14 win over Utah State.. returned one punt for no yards vs. Utah State… collected five tackles (three solo, two assists) and one pass break-up in 15-13 win over Illinois.

2022 – – Redshirted… did not see any game action.

 

High school honors – – Named to first-team Michigan Dream Team on defense as a senior, and honorable mention all-state as wide receiver… named captain of West All-Star team… first-team all-conference and all-state honorable mention as a junior… earned all-conference honors as a freshman and sophomore… Honor Roll student… Career – – Football letterman while playing defensive back, running back and wide receiver as a prep, along with returns on special teams… helped prep team win four straight district, regional and conference titles, along with claiming state championship his senior season… team posted 25-2 mark his last two seasons… recorded 804 receiving yards and 11 touchdowns as a senior, with two rushing touchdowns, one fumble recovery for a touchdown and one interception return touchdown… team captain as a senior… also competed in track and basketball as a prep.

Personal – – Born 3/26/2004… business major… mother is Passion Lewis… high school coach was Jermaine Crowell.