Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 10/21/14

TEMPE, AZ - NOVEMBER 07: Runningback Joe McKnight #4 of the USC Trojans rushes the ball past Brandon Magee #48 of the Arizona State Sun Devils during the college football game at Sun Devil Stadium on November 7, 2009 in Tempe, Arizona. The Trojans defeated the Devils 14-9. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State's Brandon Magee agreed Thursday to a contract with the Boston Red Sox, who drafted the two-sport athlete in the 23rd round of the MLB draft last month, but the senior will not be leaving school and will complete his final year of eligibility with the ASU football program. Magee, who is entering his fifth season with the football team after redshirting last year due to a torn Achilles tendon, was a three-year letterman with the baseball team from 2009-11 and was chosen with the 721st overall pick by the Red Sox. He appeared in more than 25 games and made three starts as an outfielder, and the Sun Devils made two College World Series appearances during his career. Prior to sitting out for all of the 2011 season, Magee started 11 of 12 games in 2010 en route to a career-high 73 tackles and 1.5 sacks. He recorded a season-high 13 tackles in a 30-29 double-overtime win over Arizona in Tucson. Magee also appeared in all 12 games as a sophomore in 2009, ...
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