Athlete Neiko Creamer joins Vols' football team

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (release) -- Butch Jones and the Vols are pleased to welcome the newest member of #Team118, athlete Neiko Creamer. The freshman was cleared by the NCAA, has enrolled at the University of Tennessee and has joined the Vols.

Neiko Creamer
Freshman • Athlete • 6-3 • 223
Wilmington, Del. /Eastern Christian Academy (Md.)

Prospect Rankings:
247 Sports: 3-star (No. 58 athlete, No. 18 prospect in Maryland)
ESPN: 3-star (No. 121 wide receiver, No. 20 prospect in Maryland)
Rivals: 3-star (No. 29 athlete, No. 15 prospect in Maryland)
Scout: 3-star (No. 33 tight end)

Coach Zach Azzanni on Creamer: "Neiko is a big athlete that can do a variety of things. He loves the game and understands Tennessee football. We are excited to have him as a part of what we are building."

At Eastern Christian Academy
• Played at Eastern Christian Academy in Elkton, Maryland for coach Dwayne Thomas
• Named Second Team All-State as a senior wide receiver
• Helped Honey Badgers to 9-3 record as a senior
• Also played basketball for the Honey Badgers

Personal:
• Full Name: Neiko Donovan Creamer
• Born on March 5, 1995
• Son of Tawana and Andre Creamer
• Father Andre was a four-year letterman for the Vols from 1984-87, making 120 tackles and recording six interceptions as a defensive back; also starred as a punt returner at UT


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