Juniors Devonte Boyd and Kendal Keys to lead the charge amongst the receivers.
UNLV: A speedy wide receiver from Southern California who was pressed into immediate duty as a rookie because of a spate of injuries to Rebel receivers last fall … Listed No. 2 at one WR spot heading into fall … Prepped at the same high school as fellow Rebel WR Kendal Keys.
2016: Earned his first letter as a Rebel by playing in all 12 games, including starting eight as a true freshman … Ranked third on the team with 14 receptions and fourth with 171 yards through the air … Caught at least one pass in first three games of his collegiate career, including a season-high five receptions for 48 yards at Central Michigan on Sept. 17 … Caught two touchdowns as a freshman: Went up to grab a 14-yard pass from Johnny Stanton in the end zone for a second-quarter score at UCLA on Sept. 10; and posted a 51-yard catch and run vs. Colorado State on Oct. 22.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate of Helix HS where he was a three-year letterwinner under coach Tory Starr ... A three-star prospect according to 247Sports … Helped lead the Highlanders to an 11-2 record, a league championship and a division title as a senior ... Grabbed 36 receptions for 775 yards and 10 touchdowns ... Earned first team all-league honors and was a second team all-section selection ... Also competes on the track team, running the 4x100 and 4x400 meter relays and the 100 meter dash.
PERSONAL: Mekhi Monche Stevenson was born in San Diego, CA ... The son of Kayshaun and Monche Stevenson ... Cousin Jimmy Pruitt recently finished his collegiate career as a DB at San Jose State … Majoring in film.