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Ex-Terp Jacquille Veii becoming go-to receiver at Towson

Ex-Terp Jacquille Veii becoming go-to receiver at Towson

The Towson football team wrapped up Wednesday's practice just before rain from what had been Hurricane Patricia drenched Johnny Unitas Stadium. But the downpour didn't chase away Jacquille Veii.

For almost 30 minutes, the junior wide receiver ran laps the entire length of the field and practiced releases against a tackling dummy. Veii, a Maryland transfer who is widely known for being the first player to arrive at practice and the last one to leave, said he needs to make up time lost from lining up as a wide receiver, running back and defensive back at The Avalon School in Gaithersburg.

"One, I'm trying to play catch-up," Veii said as water dripped from his hair...

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