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#72  Blake Vinson

Ocala, Fla.
High School:
North Marion HS

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Played 150 snaps in 16 career games with Clemson from 2018-20 prior to transitioning to a student coaching role in 2021.

2020: Played 37 snaps over three games … returned from a knee injury to play 15 snaps at Wake Forest … played 14 snaps in Clemson’s shutout win vs. The Citadel … played eight snaps at Georgia Tech… ACC Honor Roll selection.

2019: Played 34 snaps over two games prior to a season-ending injury … 26 snaps vs. Georgia Tech in helping Clemson to its most rushing yards (411) in a season opener since 1957 … played eight snaps at Syracuse.

2018: Played 79 snaps over 11 games … played 11 snaps in collegiate debut vs. Furman … played six snaps in games against Georgia Southern, Georgia Tech, Wake Forest and No. 16 NC State … played 14 snaps in helping hand Florida State its worst home loss in program history … played 20 snaps in helping Clemson set school records in yards per play (11.6) and yards per carry (13.3) vs. Louisville, resulting in the offensive line’s second collective selection as offensive player of the game … played two snaps at No. 17 Boston College … played three snaps vs. Duke … played three plays against Pitt … played two snaps against No. 1 Alabama in the National Championship Game.

2017: Redshirted.

Before Clemson: Rated as the No. 14 prospect in the region by Scout … rated the No. 358 prospect in the nation by 247 sports, No. 35 at his position … committed to Clemson on Jan. 31, 2016 … one of the top players at The Open regional event in Charlotte in the summer of 2016, he then was chosen for “The Opening” in Oregon … earned a lot of attention at the Charlotte event because he played all five offensive line positions … one of three offensive linemen in the Tigers’ 2017 class … also considered Florida, Tennessee and Georgia … team was 10-2 his junior year and reached the state playoffs … played for Willie Offord as a senior at North Marion … team was 8-3 his sophomore year and reached the state playoffs … wore #72 in high school … recruited by Jeff Scott.

Personal: Earned degree in economics in December 2020 … born March 15, 1998.