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Deacon Spotlight: A.J. Marshall

Deacon Spotlight: A.J. Marshall

A.J. Marshall is a sophomore corner, who in his first year as a Deac, was one of only three true freshmen to see time on the field. Prior to racking up 15 scholarship offers, the 5-11, 180 pound standout athlete had little knowledge of the recruiting game. In fact, before his recruitment began, Marshall had little interest in college football. He shared how things have changed since those days.

"I didn't necessarily grow up a football fan - I just wasn't into college football," Marshall said. "My freshman year [of high school] was when I realized I wanted to play, but I didn't really understand the recruitment process. I started going through it with my friend who plays running back at NC State and stayed with him through the whole process and going to camps." A Durham, NC native...

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