Left the program prior to the completion of the 2013 season . . . was redshirting as a true freshman in 2013.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four letters in football for Coach John Kirby at Eastern Alamance H.S. . . . helped team to a 13-2 overall record as a senior and a 40-8 mark in career . . . helped team to a 9-1 Mid-State Conference record . . . helped team to back-to-back state championship games . . . all-state as a senior . . . invited to play in the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas . . . team captain of his Shrine Bowl team . . . three-time all-conference . . . three-time all-region . . . team captain as a senior . . . tallied 47 catches for 586 yards as a senior . . . managed 19 rushes for 120 yards, nine punt returns for 185 yards and 15 kickoff returns for 325 yards as a senior . . . tallied 1,772 receiving yards, 331 rushing yards, 882 kickoff return yards, 414 punt return yards and 168 points in career . . . set school records for most catches in a game (9), most receiving touchdowns in a game (4) and most punt returns for a TD in a game (2) . . . also played basketball and competed in track at Eastern Alamance . . . helped basketball team to a 21-6 record as a junior -- the school's first 20-win season in eight years . . . all-conference in basketball and track as a junior.
PERSONAL: Son of John and Anita Clay . . . born Nov. 25, 1994, in Mebane, N.C. . . . one brother and one sister . . . uncle, Ben Wells, played football at Austin Peay . . . owns a 3.1 grade-point average on the school's 4.0 scale . . . full name is Aaron Benjamin Clay.