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Shaq Roland

  • Wide Receiver
  • Lexington, SC (Lexington )
  • Ht: 6-1 | Wt: 190
  • 2012 - ...
  • South Carolina Gamecocks

  • Year: Junior

As a Recruit: Roland was recruited from Lexington (Lexington, SC) class of 2012. He committed to South Carolina on 7/9/2011. He was recruited by Brad Lawing .


  • Jan 1


    1/1/2014: Shaq Roland caught six passes for 112 yards in the Capital One Bowl.

  • Nov 30


    11/30/2013: Shaq Roland caught three passes for 40 yards and a touchdown.

  • Nov 2


    11/2/2013: Shaq Roland moved into the starting lineup in a three-receiver set.

  • Oct 19


    10/19/2013: Shaq Roland returned from his three-game suspension. He was targeted once and had a drop.

  • Sep 14


    9/14/2013: Shaq Roland made his second career start and has passed Damiere Byrd on the depth chart at X. He caught three passes for 38 yards. More

  • Aug 29


    8/29/2013: Shaq Roland made his first career start and caught two passes for 75 yards, including a 65-yard TD pass to open the season. More

  • Aug 2


    8/2/2013: Shaq Roland did not practice due to missed classes.

  • Jul 16


    7/16/2013: Shaq Roland was named to the 2013 Biletnikoff Award watch list, an award presented to the nation’s best receiver.

  • Mar 5


    3/5/2013: Shaq Roland missed the first practice of the spring due to an academic issue.

  • Sep 15


    9/15/2012: Shaq Roland scores his first career collegiate TD in South Carolina's 49-6 win vs. UAB.

  • Sep 7


    9/7/2012: Shaq Roland has his first collegiate catch and finishes with two receptions in South Carolina's 48-10 win vs. East Carolina.

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More Twitter Mentions

    We have a barn burner at Willy B. as garnet team rallies to tie score at seven on a Dylan Thompson to Shaq Roland pass. #Gamecocks

    Dylan Thompson, Mike Davis and Shaq Roland all are productive on that TD drive capped off with pass from Thompson to Roland. 7-7.

    Dylan Thompson hits Shaq Roland for a seven yard TD and we are tied 7-7 in the first.

    @Andy_Staples They still have Shaq Roland...who plays the same position as Shaq Davidson. Cue #ShaqAttack

    Brad Lawing was instrumental in USC landing Shaq Roland, Shon Carson, Kelcy Quarles, Marcus Lattimore, D.J. Swearinger, Chris Culliver.

    More from scrimmage later on blog, including Spurrier raving about Shaq Roland and Jerell Adams. They likely will play this year.

    Spurrier:You gotta put guys out there who haven't played.Shaq Roland needs to play. Corey Robinson needs to play. He had some good practice




HIGH SCHOOL: Shaq Roland was named to the annual PARADE magazine 53-man All-America team... coached at Lexington (S.C.) High School by Scott Earley... played receiver and also directed the Wildcat offense... ... named Mr. Football in the state of South Carolina... named the Offensive MVP in the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas after leading the Sandlappers in receiving yards and scoring two touchdowns... also scored a touchdown in the Under Armour All-American Game despite being hampered with a shoulder injury... selected to the Super Southeast 120 by the Mobile (Ala.) Register... was the region Player of the Year as a junior while earning all-state and all-area honors......Played quarterback early in his high school career before switching to wide receiver. ... also played basketball... averaged nearly 20 points and seven rebounds as a junior, earning Region Player of the Year honors... considered the No. 1 prospect in South Carolina, the 52nd-best player in the country, the sixth-best "athlete", and a four-star recruit by narrowed his list to Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina before selecting the Gamecocks... became the fourth-straight South Carolina Mr. Football to sign with the Gamecocks, following Stephon Gilmore, Marcus Lattimore and Jadeveon Clowney.


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