2014 FRESHMAN SEASON
Appeared in nine games on special teams and at defensive back... Totaled four tackles on the season... Made stops against Syracuse, Clemson, Boston College, and Notre Dame.
Rated as a three-star recruit by Rivals.com coming out of Carolina Academy... A superior athlete who has excellent ball skills and has shown a knack for making big plays... Played offense and defense at the high school level... Played for Coach Reuben Wright... Made 95 tackles and grabbed two interceptions as a sophomore... Tallied 60 receptions for 1,107 yards and 18 touchdowns at wide receiver as a junior... Made 108 tackles (89 solo/19 assists) and eight interceptions, four of which he returned for touchdowns... Forced a team-best three fumbles... Led the state of South Carolina in touchdowns scored and interceptions... Named Division 1-AA All-State selection... Rushed for over 700 yards, scored eight touchdowns and threw a touchdown pass as a sophomore... Averaged 4.5 tackles per game, tallied five pass break-ups, and registered a pair of forced fumbles... Selected All-Region... Won the Coaches for Character Award... Selected the Cardinals over offers from Boston College, East Carolina, Georgia Tech, North Carolina, and NC State.
Son of Mazeo Bennett and Zaneta Cannon.