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Malik McClain

Malik McClain - Football - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

Wide Receiver
Daphne, Ala.
high school
IMG Academy (Fla.)


Played in all 13 games with three starts…made 17 receptions for 206 yards and three touchdowns…also had six-yard rush…grabbed career-high four receptions for 6 yards and one touchdown in 38-3 win at Syracuse…caught touchdown for second straight game as part of two-catch, 26-yard performance in 49-17 win vs. Louisiana…made season-long 44-yard catch in 45-38 victory vs. Florida…caught two passes for 24 yards and one touchdown in 35-31 win at Louisville…made two receptions for 28 yards in start vs. No. 4 Clemson…had two catches for 14 yards in 35-32 Cheez-It Bowl victory vs. Oklahoma…made 21-yard reception in 44-14 win vs. Boston College…had 15-yard catch vs. No. 22 Wake Forest…started 41-16 win vs. Georgia Tech and registered six-yard rush and five-yard catch…started season opener and made three-yard catch in 47-7 win vs. Duquesne.


Appeared in all 12 games with nine starts…had 16 receptions for 190 yards and two touchdowns…FSU Offensive Newcomer of the Year…Seminole Scholar…scored first collegiate touchdown on five-yard catch at North Carolina…named ACC Rookie of the Week for his performance in 35-25 win…caught 15-yard touchdown at Boston College that provided game-winning points in 26-23 victory…had 21-yard reception in season opener vs. No. 9 Notre Dame…made season-high three catches for 23 yards vs. Louisville…matched season-high catches total for 23 yards vs. North Carolina State…caught two passes for 18 yards vs. Jacksonville State…had season-long 51-yard reception vs. UMass…made six-yard catch at Wake Forest…had 15-yard reception at Clemson…made two-yard catch vs. Miami…registered 11-yard reception in season finale at Florida.


Four-star wide receiver rated as nation’s No. 267 overall recruit and No. 43 wide receiver on 247Sports Composite…ranked 262nd in ESPN300…spent senior season at IMG Academy in Florida after transferring from Daphne High in Daphne, Alabama…led Crusaders to perfect 8-0 record in 2020…caught 15 passes for 258 yards and three touchdowns at IMG…at Daphne in 2019, caught 26 passes for 424 yards and five touchdowns…also played basketball in high school…averaged 13.9 points per game in 2019-20 and 10.6 points per game for his career.