Deago Benson - Football - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#35 Deago Benson


Class Sophomore
Height 5-11
Weight 204
Hometown Midlothian, Texas
High School Midlothian

NIL on Opendorse

As a Freshman (2023)
• Did not see game action

Prior to Vandy
• Unanimous three-star prospect 247Sports, Rivals, ESPN and On3, with an 84.10 rating in the On3 Industry Composite
• Rated among the top 200 players in Texas by 247Sports and ESPN
• Ranked the No. 75 running back in the class by 247Sports
• Chose Vandy over Boise State, Georgia Tech, Washington State, Iowa and Kansas State
• Ran for 3,350 yards and 40 touchdowns in career at Midlothian
• Also runs track with a 10.85 personal best in the 100 meters
• Played for coach Doug Wendel at Midlothian