The junior WR is among the best in the nation.
Markus Wheaton, Brandin Cooks and Brent Brennan are interviewed.
Oregon State vs. Nicholls State Post-Game Notes
Wheaton Breaks Career Reception Record in 77-3 Win over Nicholls State
Wheaton Sets Career Receptions Mark as No. 16 Beavers Rout Nicholls St., 77-3
2012: Richard is being groomed to play the split end position ... good hands and runs good routes ... could have an impact as a freshman. 2011: Redshirt.
THOUSAND OAKS: Rated the 67th-best prospect in California per Rivals ... Parade All-American ... CIF South Section Second Team ... L.A. Times All-Area, All-Ventura County and Maxpreps.com First Team All-State ... U.S. Air Force All-American ... named the CIF South Section Player of the Week following the first round of the 2010 playoffs after catching 12 passes for a total of 163 yards and one touchdown in the Lancers' 28-21 win over Quartz Hill ... as a senior he had 122 receptions (state record) for 1,709 yards and scored 20 touchdowns ... in the CIF-SS quarterfinals, he had 19 catches (school record) for 303 yards and three touchdowns against Oaks Christian ... averaged 17 yards per punt return and 23.5 yards per kickoff return ...made 37 tackles on defense and six interceptions ... as a junior he had 80 catches for 1,000 yards and eight touchdowns ... named First Team All-Ventura County (WR of the Year), First Team All-CIF and MVP and All-State Junior Team ... also played basketball, where he was an All-Marmonte Second Team selection as a senior.
PERSONAL: Born February 23, 1993 in Valencia, California ... son of Robert and Michelle Mullaney ... has one brother, Bobby, and one sister, Emily ... graduated from Thousand Oaks with a 3.2 cumulative GPA ... chose OSU because of the "family atmosphere and coaching staff" ... undecided major.