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Career Honors: 2012: Earned Freshman All-Big 12 honors from ESPN.com.
2012 (Fr.): Named Freshman All-Big 12 as a kick returner by ESPN.com... Played in all 12 games, making first career start against Texas Tech at wide receiver... Collected seven catches for 79 yards on the season... Also recorded 260 yards in kickoff returns... Returned three kicks for 75 yards at Northern Illinois - his debut as a kick returner... Made first career catch for 19 yards at Kansas State... Made two catches for 36 yards and added a season-long 33-yard kickoff return against Oklahoma State... Returned six kicks for a career-best 100 yards at Oklahoma... Recorded first career rush from scrimmage, for 15 yards, at Texas Tech... Collected a 10-yard reception against Iowa State.
High School: Set every single-season receiving record at Bishop Miege in 2011 as he recorded 1,164 yards on 82 receptions to go along with 15 touchdowns... Earned first team All-State honors from the Kansas City Star, Wichita Eagle and the Topeka Capitol Journal... Also named to the Kansas City Star's All-Metro team... Took home the Otis Taylor Award, for the best wide receiver in Kansas City... Earned Top 11 honors from both the Topeka Capitol Journal and the Wichita Eagle... Named first team All-EKL as both a wide receiver and a defensive back... Tallied 57 tackles and five interceptions on defense... Played for current KU offensive line coach, Tim Grunhard, at Bishop Miege.
Personal: Son of Angel and Bernie Parmalee... Father, Bernie, is currently the tight ends coach with the Kansas City Chiefs and had a nine year NFL career with the Miami Dolphins and New York Jets... Chose Kansas over Northern Illinois... Plans to major in sports management.