Justyn Shackleford


Decatur, Ga.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 181

Wide Receiver




Justyn Shackleford


Notes Following Tulane's Loss in the 2013 R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl


Football Wins Fourth Straight With 14-7 C-USA Victory Over Tulsa

Green Wave become bowl eligible for first time since 2002; improve to 6-2 overall and 4-0 in C-USA


Football Wins Triple-Overtime Thriller Over East Carolina, 36-33

Santos ties record with five field goals, including a 42-yard game winner as the Wave improve to 3-0 in C-USA


Big Returns, Late Field Goal Lift Football Past North Texas, 24-21

Green Wave earn Homecoming victory to improve to 4-2 on the year and 2-0 in Conference USA play


Comeback Falls Short As Football Drops 41-39 Decision To South Alabama

Ryan Grant posts career highs with 14 catches for 187 yards; Nick Montana tosses three scoring strikes


R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Tulane vs. Louisiana-Lafayette

Tulane vs. Louisiana-Lafayette, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013


Tulane vs. ULL - R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl - Mercendes-Benz Superdome - Dec. 21, 2013

Tulane vs. ULL - R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl - Mercendes-Benz Superdome - Dec. 21, 2013


Tulane vs. Tulsa - Oct. 26, 2013

Tulane vs. Tulsa - Oct. 26, 2013 - Mercedes-Benz Superdome


Football vs. Memphis (10-22-2011)

The Green Wave lost 33-17 to the Memphis Tigers on October 22nd, 2011 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

Career Notes: Two-year letterman has 59 catches for 835 yards (14.2 avg.) and three touchdowns while running once for a 13-yard gain and returning a punt for one yard during his career...played in 22 games with eight starts...enters fall practice atop the depth chart at one of the wide receiver positions...also is a a member of the Tulane track and field team.

2012: Saw action in nine games with eight starts at wide receiver as a sophomore...finished third on the team in receiving yards (431), fourth in receptions (28) and fifth in both touchdown catches (2), all-purpose yards (431)...ranked 17th in Conference USA in receiving yards per game (47.89)...had eight multiple-catch performances, including a career-high tying seven receptions for 76 yards vs ULM (9/29)...recorded a career-best 130 receiving yards and a touchdown on six grabs at UTEP (10/20)...had a career-long 71-yard scoring reception in a three-catch, 97-yard effort at Louisiana-Lafayette (10/6)...also had three catches on two other occasions: for 26 yards vs Rutgers (9/1) and for 43 yards vs SMU (10/13).

2011: Played in all 13 games as a true freshman...ranked second on the team in receiving yards (404), third in catches (31), tied for third in touchdown grabs (1) and fourth in all-purpose yards (418) while running once for 13 yards and returning one punt for a yard...had a career-high seven receptions - for 59 yards - vs Memphis (10/22)...tallied a season-best 65 receiving yards, including a 49-yard score for his first career touchdown, on three catches at SMU (11/5)...hauled in a season-long 53-yard pass at UAB (9/17)...added a four-reception outing vs Houston (11/10) while posting three-catch contests at Duke (9/24) and vs UTEP (10/15)...ran once for a 13-yard gain and caught two passes for 16 yards vs Syracuse (10/8)...posted lone punt return at UAB.

High School: Two-year prep letterman for coach Jonathan Sanks, playing junior year at Towers High and senior season at Berkmar High...rated a three-star recruit by and received two stars from a senior, caught 55 passes for 1,777 yards and 12 touchdowns en route to earning honorable-mention all-state and second-team All-Gwinnett recognition...also returned five kickoffs for 152 yards (30.0 avg.) for the a junior, named first-team All-District 5-3A and All-DeKalb County after catching 39 passes for 758 yards and eight touchdowns at Towers...that year, helped the Titans go 7-3 and advance to the state playoffs...also lettered twice in track and field, finishing state runner-up in the 300 hurdles and sixth in the 110 hurdles as a junior.

Personal: Born Justyn Rasheed Shackleford on Dec. 27, 1992, in Stone Mountain, Ga...son of Beatrice Brown...has two brothers: Devon Brown and Amir Jones; and one sister, Jasmine Brown...majoring in sociology.

Shackleford's Career Offensive Statistics

Year GP-GS Rush Yds Avg. TD Long Rec Yds Avg. TD Long
2011 13-0 1 13 13.0 0 13 31 404 13.0 1 53
2012 9-8 0 0 0.0 0 0 28 431 15.4 2 71
Career 22-8 1 13 13.0 0 13 59 835 14.2 3 71


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