High School: Graduated from Lamar High School in 2014 ... Lettered in football, basketball and track ... Received first team all-district honors his senior season and second team all-district honors as a junior ... Helped lead team to a 9-3 record his senior year with a district title and the second round of the playoffs ... Coached by Trent Fuller.
Personal: Deonte McCrady ... Son of Latonya Carpenter ... Born on Nov. 3, 1995 in Dallas ... Has one sister, Destiny ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Houston, Indiana, Oklahoma State and SMU ... Recruited by Matt Moore.