13 Quandarius Weems
13 Quandarius Weems
Height: 6-1
Weight: 182
Year: R-So.
Hometown: Griffin, Ga.
High School: Griffin
Position: CB

2016 — Saw action in all 11 games, contributing on special teams and as a backup cornerback...had three tackles in his collegiate debut against Michigan State...recovered a fumble on the opening kickoff the next week at The Citadel to set up a touchdown...credited with two tackles and two pass deflections in East Tennessee State (52-7 win)...competed with Furman's track team...ran the 60m hurdles in the indoor season and clocked a 14.9 to finish fourth in the 110m hurdles at the 2017 SoCon Outdoor Championships...set a new Furman record in the event in qualifying, running a 14.50 to break the previous standard set by Benji Motte in 1987.

2015 — Member of scout team...awarded redshirt and extra year of eligibility.

High School: 2015 graduate of Griffin (4A) High School, where he was a teammate of current Paladin cornerback Jaylon Harden...football coach was Jarrett Laws...played cornerback and wide receiver...saw action in all 25 games over a two-year tenure at Griffin, where he helped the program win two region championships and go 15-0 in 2013 en route to state championship that featured a 56-35 win over Carrollton in title game...participated in the 2014 Florida-Georgia All-Star Game at Delray Beach, Fla., in December...finished third in the state 100m hurdles (14.49) in 2014.

Personal: Full name is Quandarius Deshawn Weems...born February 23, 1997, in Griffin, Georgia...son of Howard and Azizah Weems..has three siblings: Jalen, Jalea, and Kennedy...communications major