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      Von Pearson
Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Newport News, Va.

High School:
Denbigh

Last College:
Feather River College (Calif.)

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 183

Position:
WR

Experience:
JC

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2014 - JUNIOR
  • 2014 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 2/2
  • 23-year old junior starting receiver in first year with Vols, starting two games with seven catches for 98 yards with one touchdown
  • Did not travel to game at Oklahoma (9/13) due to injury
  • Four catches for 71 yards prior to injury vs. Arkansas State (9/6), including 56-yard reception
  • Scored first FBS touchdown on a 14-yard catch vs. Utah State (8/31), finished with three catches for 27 yards as he was one of 32 to make Vols debut vs. Utah State
  • Earned a spot on SportsCenter #SCTop10 for an amazing one-handed catch during spring ball on March 14
AT FEATHER RIVER COLLEGE (CALIF.)
  • Starred at Feather River College in Quincy, Calif., for coach J.D. Johnson

  • Rated four-star by 247Sports (No. 4 overall prospect, No. 2 wide receiver, No. 2 prospect in California)
  • Rated four-star by ESPN (No. 2 overall prospect, No. 2 wide receiver)

  • Rated four-star by Rivals
  • Rated four-star by Scout
  • Earned California Community College Football Coaches Association First Team All-America Honors
  • CCCFCA All-California Most Valuable Player
  • Offensive MVP of the Mid-Empire Conference

  • Named First Team All-Conference in the Mid-Empire Conference in 2012 and 2013

  • Posted national-leading 93 receptions for 1,601 yards and 12 touchdowns in 2013

  • Had more than 200 receiving yards in a game on five occasions, including single-game totals of 311, 237, 235, 222 and 201

  • Racked up career-best and school records with 311 receiving yards on 19 receptions with three touchdowns vs. Sierra (9/14/13)

  • Holds or shares every Feather River receiving record, including single-season receptions (93), career receptions (132), single-season receiving yards (1,601), career receiving yards (2,358), single-season touchdowns (12) and career touchdowns (22)

  • In 2012, had 39 catches for 757 yards and 10 touchdowns

HIGH SCHOOL
  • Played at Denbigh High School in Newport News, Va., for coach Tracy Harrod, graduating in 2010

  • Earned First Team All-Peninsula honors as a receiver and second-team as a defensive back in his senior year

  • Named Daily Press Offensive All-Star as a senior in 2009

  • Led area receivers with 50 receptions for 880 yards and seven touchdowns

  • Honored with All-District accolades in 2009

  • Played basketball with the Patriots

PERSONAL
  • Full Name: LaVon Terrell Pearson
  • Born: June 23, 1991
  • Son of Jessie Lewis
  • Majoring in Sociology
CAREER HIGHS
  • Receptions - 4 vs. Arkansas State, 9/6/14
  • Receiving Yards - 71 vs. Arkansas State, 9/6/14
  • Touchdowns - 1 vs. Utah State, 8/31/14
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