Shaq Washington
Shaq  Washington


Maple Hts., Ohio

High School:
Maple Hts.

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 179




Cincinnati vs. East Carolina

NCAA Football: Cincinnati faces East Carolina


Cincinnati 49, Tulsa 38

The Bearcats defeat Tulsa, on November 14, 2015.


Houston 33, Cincinnati 30

Cincinnati falls at Houston, 33-30.


Cincinnati 52, UCF 7

Photos from UCF @ Cincinnati on Oct. 31, 2015.


UC Football vs. UCF

The University of Cincinnati football team beat UCF 52-7 on Saturday, Oct. 31, at Nippert Stadium.

15 Washington Bio

Recruiting Highlight Video

2015: Second team All-American Athletic Conference selection … Named to Biletnikoff Award Preseason Watch List for second straight season … Set UC career receptions record with 238 career catches … Finished regular season ninth in the country with 7.3 receptions per game, while 971 receiving yards were 30th nationally ... Had 88 receptions on the season for 971 yards and six touchdowns … Made seven catches for 69 yards in the season opener against Alabama A&M … Had six catches for 53 yards and a touchdown against Temple … Made nine receptions totaling 120 yards with a touchdown at Memphis … Made eight grabs for 106 yards in win over Miami (Fla.) … Had five catches for 103 yards at BYU … Caught eight passes for 78 yards versus UConn … Made eight grabs for 72 yards with a pair of scores against UCF … Had four receptions for 59 yards and a touchdown at Houston … Made eight grabs for a total of 91yards against Tulsa … Had 15 receptions totaling 124 yards and one touchdown in the regular season finale at East Carolina.

2014: Totaled 66 receptions for 761 yards and four TDs ... had three or more catches in each of UC's 13 games in 2014 ... caught a pass in 26-straight games ... his 150 career receptions sits fifth on UC's all-time list ... needs 55 catches in his senior season to top UC's career chart (204/Gilyard, Goodman & Vann) ... opened the campaign with a four catch, 54-yard performance with a TD against Toledo ... had seven receptions for 71 yards against Miami (Ohio) ... had four catches for 27 yards at Ohio State ... finished with three receptions for 16 yards against Memphis ... caught six balls for 65 yards and a TD at Miami (Fla.) ... hauled in three catches for 36 yards at SMU ... caught a career-high 12 balls for 163 yards against USF ... his 12 receptions was one off the UC record of 13 ... finished with four receptions for 36 yards and a leaping one-handed TD grab at Tulane ... play was featured on SportsCenter as one of the Top-10 plays of the night ... had four receptions for 42 yards against East Carolina ... caught six balls for 63 yards at UConn ... hauled in three catches for 25 yards at Temple ... had a 12-yard TD catch and totaled five grabs for 63 yards in the regular season finale against Houston.

2013: Had one catch for eight yards in the season-opening win over Purdue (08/31)...reeled in five balls for 83 yards in the road loss to Illinois (09/07)...notched a career high 11 catches for 68 yards in the triumph at Miami (Ohio) (09/21)...returned five punts for 33 yards...grabbed five receptions for 48 yards in the conference loss at USF (10/05)...matched a career high 11 catches for 72 yards in the win over Temple (10/11)...snatched four balls for 52 yards against UConn (10/19)...matched a career high 11 receptions for 96 yards at Memphis (10/30)...returned one punt for a career long 35 yards...reeled in eight catches for 51 yards versus SMU (11/09)...caught six balls for 123 yards and a touchdown in rout of Rutgers (11/16)...also went 2-for-2 passing for 40 yards and a touchdown...had 10 catches for a career high 132 yards in win at Houston (11/23)...had one catch for 11 yards in loss to Louisville (12/05).

: Had three catches for 24 yards against Delaware State (09/14), including a pass for 16 yards.

2011: Played in the first five games of the season, recording three catches for 14 yards ... caught three balls for 14 yards against Akron.

Enrolled at UC in January, 2011 and will participate in spring football ... played quarterback in high school, but will transition to inside receiver at UC ... a three-star recruit by Rivals.com, Scout.com, ESPN.com, and 247Sports.com ... 247Sports ranks him as the No. 18 recruit in the state of Ohio.

Maple Hts. High School: Washington was a two-time Plain Dealer Offensive Player of the Year ... tallied 1,730 yards of total offense and scored 20 TDs in the regular season ... completed 72 of 114 passes (63 percent) for 1,243 yards, a 17-yard average per completion ... threw 14 touchdown passes with one interception ... rushed 60 times for 487 yards (8.1-yard average) and six touchdowns ... holds a career 24-3 record as a starter, 9-1 in the playoffs, and led the Mustangs to the 2010 OHSAA Division II State Championship ... accounted for all seven of Maple Hts. scores in the state championship rushing or passing ... coached by Todd Filtz.

Personal: Son of Leila and Terence Washington ... born 6/12/93 ... has three siblings, Terence, Jovan and Nathaniel ... wrote a blog documenting his recruiting process for the Cleveland Plain Dealer ... intends to major in communications.