FB: Macklin has two TDs at Fan Fest
McGrane: Wells tutoring young tight ends
Athletic tight end, who redshirted last year to add bulk and mass to his 6-5 frame ... Can go up and get the ball ... Will look to improve his blocking skills ... Enters 2018 third on the depth chart at tight end behind juniors Parker Houston and Kahale Warring.
REDSHIRT SEASON (2017)
Redshirted his first season at San Diego State, learning behind two-time all-Mountain West tight end David Wells.
A two-year letterwinner at Tesoro High School in Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif., the same hometown as former Aztec great tight end and current Kansas City Chief Gavin Escobar ... Played wide receiver in high school but is expected to fill out and play tight end at San Diego State ... Had 47 catches for 731 yards (15.6 avg.) with eight touchdowns as a junior ... Was a two-time all-league pick and the offensive player of the year as a senior ... Also was chosen as Tesoro High's offensive player of the year and impact player of the year ... Was a three-star recruit by both Rivals and Scout, and a two-star recruit by 247sports ... Received a grade of 78 by 247sports ... Was ranked as the 14th-best tight end in the 2017 recruiting class from California ... Also played baseball for the Titans.
Shane Michael Coleman was born July 9, 1999, in Laguna Beach, Calif. ... Son of Ken and Monica Coleman ... Chose the Aztecs over other offers from Air Force, New Mexico, Central Michigan, UNLV, Hawai'i and Montana State ... Is majoring in business administration.