Stony Brook Seawolves

Tribe's Dedmon returns to fold in impressive fashion

WILLIAMSBURG – William and Mary sophomore wide receiver DeVonte Dedmon returned to the William and Mary lineup in last Saturday's 35-29 defeat at Virginia after missing the season-opening win at Lafayette Sept. 5 with an illness.

The Warhill High product, listed at 5-10, 185 pounds, made an immediate impact, scoring the game's first touchdown on a 41-yard reception from quarterback Steve Cluley despite a Virginia defender being flagged in the end zone on the deep ball for interference.

It wasn't Dedmon's first action on a big stage. He logged a catch for 13 yards in William and Mary's previous contest vs. an FBS opponent, a season-opening loss at Virginia Tech in 2014. But...