Nigel King
Nigel King

Player Profile

Raleigh, N.C.

High School:
Oak Ridge Military Academy

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 205

Wide Receiver



Postgame Quotes

Red Team 13, White Team 13


Terps Set for Red-White Spring Game

In year two under coordinators Mike Locklsey and Brian Stewart, Terps ready to cap off spring practice


King Makes a Name For Himself

After filling in for injured teammates in 2012, Nigel King is fighting for a starting role


Quotes from Wednesday's Press Conference

Maryland plays host to Georgia Tech Saturday at 12:30 p.m.


Maryland Falls Short To Eagles, 20-17

Caleb Rowe completed 23 of 42 passes for 240 yards and two touchdowns

As a Redshirt Freshman (2012): Saw action in all twelve games including three starts ... started and caught three passes for 15 yards and one touchdown against Boston College (10/27) ... started and set season highs with four receptions for 72 yards against North Carolina (11/24).

As a Freshman (2011): Did not practice with the team due to an NCAA eligibility issue ... enrolled in classes in January ... granted a redshirt season.

At Oak Ridge Military Academy: One of the top wide-receiving prospects in the nation ... 49th-ranked receiver in the nation by Scouts, Inc. ... 11th overall prospect in North Carolina according to ... ranked No. 23 in SuperPrep's North Carolina 40 ... recorded 38 receptions for 732 yards and eight touchdowns during senior season ... transferred from Wakefield HS after his junior season ... member of Rivals 250 as a junior... despite missing six games during junior season, he still managed to record 900 receiving yards and 12 touchdowns ... also considered North Carolina, LSU, West Virginia, South Carolina, Louisville, and North Carolina State ... coached by Otis Yelverton.

Personal: Born in Raleigh, N.C. ... chose Maryland for the coaching staff and location ... majoring in criminology and criminal justice.