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5-10 / 215
Prior to Vanderbilt: Two-year letterwinner as running back at Illinois... Earned eight career starts... In two years, amassed 1,024 rushing yards and nine touchdowns on 217 carries... As a freshman in 2015, Vaughn was named squad's Offensive Newcomer of the Year after rushing for team-high 723 yards and six scores... As a sophomore, contributed 301 rushing yards on 60 carries... All-Big Ten academic recipient.
High School: Senior captain... Four-year varsity letterwinner... As senior, captured 2014 Tennessee Gatorade Player of the Year and Mr. Football 4A Back of the Year awards winner at Pearl-Cohn in Nashville... Rushed for 2,646 yards and 45 touchdowns as senior, leading Firebirds to 11-3 record and state semifinals... Also surpassed 2,000 rushing yards as junior... Two-time All-State, Midstate and All-Region recipient.... Standout sprinter in track & field.
Personal: Ke'Shawn LaMonte Vaughn... "Ke"... Born May 4, 1997 in Nashville... Son of Keith Vaughn and Tameka Dennis... Has two brothers, Dominique Trotter and Ke'Juan Vaughn; and two sister, Ke'Osha Vaughn and Sydnee McGee... Enjoys playing basketball... Due to NCAA transfer rules, Vaughn will sit out the 2017 season.