Fun facts for Boilermaker football fans
Boilermakers had their final practice before the Jersey Scrimmage
The Boilermakers have four more practices before Saturday's Jersey Scrimmage
The Boilermakers had their Kick Scrimmage Saturday morning
The Boilermakers took 'a great step today'
2014: Appeared in all 12 games, starting seven … finished with 12 catches for 147 yards and three touchdowns … caught one pass for nine yards against Central Michigan on Sept. 6 … had two receptions for 48 yards and one touchdown against No. 11 Notre Dame on Sept. 13 … made four receptions for 30 yards and a touchdown against Southern Illinois on Sept. 20 … finished with eight yards from one reception at Illinois on Oct. 4 … caught one pass for 11 yards against No. 8 Michigan State on Oct. 11 … had one reception for eight yards and a touchdown at Minnesota … finished with two catches for 33 yards against Northwestern on Nov. 22.
2013: Appeared in 11 games, making five starts as a true freshman … caught 32 passes for a team-high 546 yards and two touchdowns … averaged 17.1 yard per catch … had one reception for 27 yards in collegiate debut at Cincinnati on Aug. 31 … finished with one catch for five yards against Indiana State … had seven catches for 117 yards against Northern Illinois on Sept. 28 … had a career-high 146 yards and a touchdown on five receptions against Nebraska on Oct. 12 … had one catch for 32 yards at Michigan State on Oct. 19 … finished with two receptions for 11 yards against Iowa on Nov. 9 … finished with four receptions for 83 at Penn State on Nov. 16 … had a career-high 11 receptions for 125 yards and a touchdown at Indiana on Nov. 30.
High School: Three-star prospect by ESPN.com … three-star prospect by Rivals.com … three-star recruit by Scout.com … had 29 catches for over 600 yards and eight touchdowns his senior season … finished with 28 receptions for 561 yards and seven touchdowns as a junior … named 6-AAAAA All-Region first team, as well as second team All-State.
Personal: Given name is DeAngelo L. Yancey ... born Nov. 18, 1994 … majoring in retail management.