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Dexter McDonald - Football - Kansas Jayhawks

Dexter McDonald

Position Cornerback
Height 6'1''
Weight 205 lbs.
Class Freshman
Hometown Kansas City, Mo.
High School Rockhurst HS

Career Honors: 2010: Named KU compete team defensive player of the week vs. Nebraska… Named KU special teams compete team player of the week vs. Baylor.

2012 (So. at Butler CC): Played one season at Butler CC… Tabbed the 80th-best junior college prospect in the country by ESPN.com… Played in five games at Butler CC in 2012… Recorded five tackles, one interception and one sack.

2011 (RFr. at Kansas): Saw action in seven games during his redshirt freshman season at KU… Recorded 17 tackles, including nine solo stops.

2010 (Fr. at Kansas): Redshirted his first season at Kansas.

High School: An all-state first team selection in the state of Missouri… Earned Kansas City all-metro second-team honors… Set a school record with nine interceptions as a senior… Returned one pick for a touchdown… Registered 60 tackles… Rated as one of the top five recruits in the Kansas City area… Was a four-year letterman at cornerback and wide receiver… Also competed in basketball and track.

Personal: Born in Kansas City, Mo… Son of Dana and Dexter McDonald… Related to former Kansas basketball All-American Brandon Rush… Majoring in liberal arts and sciences.