Shaq Washington
Shaq  Washington


Maple Hts., Ohio

High School:
Maple Hts.

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 179




Record-Setting Game Sees Cincinnati Down UCF, 52-7

Shaq Washington sets UC record for career receptions in win.


KOCH: A Coach's Son, Washington Proud of Imminent Record


Offense Drives Bearcats Past UConn, 37-13

Gunner Kiel threw for 327 yards and two scores in the win.


KOCH: UC Receivers Showcase Unprecedented Depth


Bearcats Return to Nippert With 52-10 Victory


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.


Cincinnati vs. BYU

The Bearcats traveled to Provo, Utah to take on the Cougars of BYU on Friday night.

Recruiting Highlight Video

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.