Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
2012: Reserve running back ... scheduled to battle for significant game action ... physical, fearless runner with the football ... true home run threat ... owns excellent speed ... could compete for kickoff return duties ... in 10 career games, has rushed 45 times for 221 yards while returning 22 kickoffs for 483 yards ... has played 142 career snaps ... in the annual Spring Game, rushed four times for 90 yards while catching two passes for 30 yards including a 27-yard TD from QB Brandon Connette ... in the program’s post-spring weightlifting evaluation, ranked among the running back leaders in broad jump (1st; 10’2”), vertical jump (1st; 37”) and 40-yard dash (t1st; 4.49 seconds).
2011: Did not see game action while recovering from foot injury suffered in August, 2011.
2010: Played in 10 games ... missed the Navy and Virginia contests due to injury ... rushed 45 times for 221 yards and one TD ... led Duke in rushing yards per attempt (4.91) ... returned 22 kickoffs for 483 yards ... led Duke and ranked seventh in the ACC in kickoff return average (22.0) ... rushed for a season-high 83 yards on 14 attempts against Alabama ... also against the Crimson Tide, returned four kickoffs for 103 yards ... the 83 rushing yards rank as the 21st-highest single-game total by a Blue Devil freshman while the 186 all-purpose yardage total stands as the eighth-best single-game total by a Duke rookie ... first career TD came in the season-opener versus Elon ... recorded 704 all-purpose yards on the year, a total that ranks eighth on the school’s single-season chart for freshmen ... played 142 total snaps including a season-best 30 versus Alabama ... enrolled at Duke in January, 2010.
Prior to Duke: Lettered two seasons (2006-07) at South Johnston High School under coach Joe Salas and two seasons at Smithfield-Selma High School (2008-09) under coach Anthony Barbour ... helped South Johnston to a two-year record of 17-6 with two state playoff berths ... helped Smithfield-Selma to a two-year ledger of 12-11 with a state playoff appearance in 2008 ... charted as the 95th-top running back in the country and the 22nd-best overall prospect in North Carolina by Scout.com ... All-Mid Atlantic Region choice by SuperPrep ... as a senior, rushed for 1,932 yards and 27 TDs while returning three kickoffs for TDs ... earned all-conference and all-area honors in 2009 ... rushed for 965 yards and 15 TDs while recording 83 tackles and two interceptions during junior season ... two-time team MVP at Smithfield-Selma ... as a sophomore, rushed for 786 yards and 13 TDs while catching 10 passes for 329 yards and three TDs ... rushed nine times for 33 yards to help North Carolina to a 24-14 win over South Carolina in the annual Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas on December 19, 2009 in Spartanburg, S.C. ... also lettered in track and field ... set Smithfield-Selma High School records in the 100-meter (10.33) and 200-meter (21.6) dashes ... at the state championship meet in 2009, placed fifth in the 100-meters and sixth in the 200-meters.
Personal: Son of Rachel and Terrance Snead ... born June 19, 1991 ... majoring in psychology.