Tae TaeCrumes

  • position Wide Receiver
  • height 6-1
  • Weight 187
  • class Junior
  • Hometown Louisville, Ky.
  • High school Butler

2021 – Sophomore

  • Saw action in four games
  • Caught his first career pass for 10 yards in the season opener vs. ULM
  • Dean’s List (Fall 2021)

2020 – r-Freshman

  • Practiced with the team

2019 РFreshman 

  • Redshirt season
  • Saw his first collegiate action vs. UT Martin

High School

  • A quality in-state prospect that ranked as one of the top 10 players in the Commonwealth of Kentucky by and
  • An incredible senior season at Butler with 42 receptions for 877 yards
  • Averaged 73.1 receiving yards per game, which was fourth most among all Class 6A players while his 14 receiving touchdowns were third most in the division
  • Had 30 receptions for 779 yards and 14 touchdowns his junior season
  • Finished his high school career with 35 touchdowns and 2,021 receiving yards
  • Was named to the 2018 Lexington Herald-Leader Class of the Commonwealth and was also tabbed an all-state honoree and all-Louisville metro performer
  • Speedy wide receiver that has been timed at 4.3 in the 40-yard dash
  • Coached by Gary Wheeler
  • Chose Kentucky over Michigan and Oregon


  • Born in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Son of Tinisha Wilson
  • Major is health promotion

Tae Tae Says

  • His nickname is “Tae Tae” is derived from his first name “Demontae
  • He chose Kentucky because he felt a bond like no other school had
  • One word to describe him on the field is “fast”
  • After his football career he would like to be an athletic trainer
  • The best advice he’s ever received is “if you can’t change the people around you, change the people around you”
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