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Wide Receiver
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 185
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Temple Hills, Md.
High School: Suitland HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

Career: Finished career ranked 7th in Maryland history in receptions (130) and 12th in receiving yards (1,544).

As a Senior (2016): Appeared in all 13 games, making 10 starts ... Caught just three passes for 20 yards in the first give games, before exploding for 38 catches for 419 yards and two touchdowns in the last eight games ... Had four catcuhes for 90 yards vs. Boston College (12/26), including a 52-yard touchdown catch ... Posted two receptions for 37 yards vs. Rutgers (11/26) ... Hauled in four passes for 35 yards at #19 Nebraska (11/19) ... Caught one pass for 37 yards vs. #6 Ohio State (11/12) ... Notched a team-high four receptions at #2 Michigan (11/5) for 53 yards ... Totaled four catches for 37 yards at Indiana (10/29) ... Led team with nine catches for 67 yards and a TD vs. Mich. State (10/22) ... Received a career-high 10 passes for 82 yards against Minnesota (10/15), surpassing 100 career catches in the game ... Caught two passes for 13 yards at Penn State (10/8) ... Made first catch of season at UCF (9/17) ... Did not make a catch against Howard (9/3), snapping a streak of 13 straight games with a catch.

As a Redshirt Junior (2015): Appeared in 10 games, making six starts ... led team in receptions (35) and yards (425), and tied for lead with three TD receptions ... caught two passes for 32 yards and a TD vs. Richmond (9/5) ... hauled in eight passes for 107 yards against USF (9/19) ... caught two passes for five yards at West Virginia (9/26) ... posted three catches for 20 yards vs. #22 Michigan (10/3) ... had a team-high four catches and 26 yards at #1 Ohio State (10/10) ... led team with four catches and 50 yards vs. Penn State (10/24) ... missed game at #10 Iowa (10/31) due to injury ... saw action in only the 4th quarter vs. Wisconsin (11/7) due to injury, yet still totaled two catches for 48 yards and a touchdown. Surpassed 1,000 career receiving yards in the game ... caught three passes for 55 yards at #14 Michigan State (11/14) ... led team with four catches for 50 yards against Indiana (11/21).

As a Junior (2014): Did not see game action due to suspension ... earned offensive scout team player of the week for his preparation for James Madison (8/30).

As a Sophomore (2013): Appeared in 12 games with four starts ... led the team in receptions (47) and receiving yards (640) and finished with three touchdown receptions ... had three receptions for 48 yards in a win over FIU (8/31) ... notched two receptions for 60 yards against Connecticut (9/14), including one that went for 48 yards ... tallied 32 recieving yards on three catches against West Virginia (9/21) ... grabbed one ball for 17 yards and returned a kickoff 40 yards against Virginia (10/12) ... recorded three receptions for 78 yards against Wake Forest (10/19) including a 56-yard touchdown reception, the first of his career ... caught eight passes for 158 yards, both career highs against Clemson (10/26) ... took a short slant from Caleb Rowe 71 yards to the end zone, the longest play of his career ... tied for the team high with six catches against Syracuse (11/9) ... caught seven passes for 44 yards against Boston College (11/23) ... grabbed six balls for 68 yards against NC State (11/30) ... had seven catches for 100 yards and a touchdown against Marshall (12/27) in the Military Bowl.

As a Freshman (2012): Saw action in eleven games at wide receiver and on special teams, and made two starts … caught his first career pass, a 19-yard reception, against North Carolina State (10/20) … caught four passes for 17 yards and had one rush for three yards against Clemson (11/10) … returned six kickoffs for 102 yards against Florida State (11/17) … enrolled in classes in January.

At Milford Academy (2011): Rated No. 17 nationally among prep school players by 247Sports.com and No. 20 by Rivals.com … posted a school-record eight touchdown receptions in eight games during 2011.

At Suitland High School: One of the top players in the state as a senior … ranked the 12th-best player in Maryland and No. 78 nationally among wide receivers by ESPN.com in 2010 … finished with 40 catches and 8 touchdowns as a senior … played in the 2010 Crab Bowl … registered 37 catches for 702 yards and 12 touchdowns as a junior despite missing part of the year with an injury … also played baseball and ran track in high school … also received interest from Marshall, Temple and New Mexico … coached by Eric Wade.

Personal: Born in Temple Hills, Md. … parents are Levern, Sr. and Rosalind Jacobs … lists his parents as his role models … has a younger brother, Taivon, who currently plays at Maryland … majoring in American studies.

Career Highs
Receptions - 10 (vs. Minnesota, 10/15/16)
Receiving Yards - 158 (vs. Clemson, 10/26/13)
Long Reception - 71 yards (vs. Clemson, 10/26/13)
All-Purpose Yards - 147 (vs. Clemson, 10/26/13)
100-Yard Receiving Games - 3, last vs. USF, 9/9/15

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