Football


Jamaal Clark
Jamaal Clark
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Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Louis. Mo.

High School:
Riverview Gardens

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Position:
DB

Experience:
1-1

2002: Saw action in 10 games primarily on special teams ... Finished the season with eight tackles and a forced fumble vs. Southern Miss. ... Had two tackles vs. San Jose State and Indiana.

2001: Played in 11 games seeing extensive time on special teams and as a backup safety ... Returned a blocked kick two yards for a touchdown at Ohio State ... Also added a tackle vs. the Buckeyes ... Had seven tackles and one sack on the season ... Had two tackles at Michigan ... Had one tackle, one sack and a forced fumble at Purdue.

2000: Played primarily on special teams, contributing on eight plays on the punt block team ? Also lined up for a few plays at wide receiver ? Played as a true-freshman.

High School: Top-50 National recruit rated by SuperPrep and ranked seventh-best receiver nationally by the same publication ? Named a SuperPrep All-American and to the All-Midlands team ? A Prep Star All-American ? Scored 17 touchdowns in 1999 and had 1,163 receiving yards on 41 receptions ? Also returned two punts for touchdowns, 51 and 66 yards ? High school coach was Darren Sunkett ? First-team St. Louis All-American ? A first-team all-state and all-conference selection ? As a junior he caught 51 passes for 1,051 yards and 15 TDs ? Had 22 receptions for 513 yards and eight TDs as a sophomore ? Earned six varsity letters in football, track and basketball.

Personal: Full given name is Jamaal L. Clark ? Born April 13, 1981 in St. Louis ? A member of the National Youth Leadership Council ? Majoring in leisure studies and sports management ??Lists his biggest thrill in athletics to be when he caught a 32-yard reception with two minutes left in the 1998 state championship game ? Admires Minnesota Vikings? receiver Randy Moss.

CAREER HIGHS
Tackles: 2 at Michigan, 9/22/01
Solos: 1, four times (last time at Purdue 11/3/01)
TFL: 1 at Purdue, 11/3/01
Sacks: 1 at Purdue, 11/3/01
Fumble Forced: 1 at Purdue, 11/3/01
Fumble Recoveries: 1 at California, 9/1/01
Punt Return Yards: 2 at Ohio State, 11/17/01
Long Punt Return: 2 at Ohio State, 11/17/01
Punt Return Touchdown: 1 at Ohio State, 11/17/01

DEFENSIVE STATISTICS
Year    G    ST    AT   TOT   TFL-YDS   QBS-YDS   FF-FR
2000    4     0     0     0     0-0       0-0      0-0
2001   11     6     1     7     1-9       1-9      1-1
2002   12     3     5     8     0-0       0-0      0-0
TOTAL  27     9     6    15     1-9       1-9      1-1
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