2013 Freshman: Played in 10 games, totaling four tackles and 1.0 TFL ... Recorded first career TFL at Purdue ... Had one tackle each against Cincinnati, Michigan State, Indiana and Purdue ... Made his first career tackle in his Illini debut against Cincinnati.
High School: Three-star recruit by Rivals, Scout, ESPN and 247 Sports ... Ranked the No. 37 defensive end nationally and the No. 31 player in the state of Ohio by Scout ... Ranked as the No. 32 defensive end nationally and as the No. 38 player in Ohio by 247 Sports ... Ranked as the No. 20 player in Ohio by Rivals ... Limited to eight games during senior season due to injury but still totaled 39 tackles, six sacks and 10 tackles for loss on the year ... Helped team to state runner-up finish in 2012 ... Four-year letterman in football and three-year letterwinner in basketball.
Personal: Born Dec. 3, 1994 ... Nickname is "Chunky" ... Father is Jarrod Clements Sr., and mother is Keisha Freeman ... Cousin, Roy Roundtree, was a receiver at Michigan ... Helped Dayton Dunbar HS to state basketball title ... Favorite athlete is former NFL linebacker Ray Lewis "because he's inspirational and leaves it all on the field." ... Enrolled in Division of General Studies.
Updated July 2014