2011 - Redshirt Freshman: Walk-on played in seven games on the season ... Caught first career pass as one of three receptions for 15 yards at Minnesota ... Made Illini debut during season-opener against Arkansas State.
2010 - Freshman: Redshirted the 2010 season ... Joined the team as a walk-on prior to the 2010 season.
High School: Upstate Eight All-Conference selection ... Champaign News-Gazette special mention 100 All-State ... Was on high school honor roll ... High School coach was Dale Schabert.
Personal: Full name is Jake Anthony Kumerow ... Born on Feb. 2, 1992 ... Son of Eric and Tammi Kumerow ... Father, Eric, played outside linebacker at Ohio State and was drafted in the first round by the Miami Dolphins ... Enrolled in the general curriculum.
Receptions: 3 vs. Minnesota, 11/26/11
Receiving Yards: 15 vs. Minnesota, 11/26/11
Long Reception: 8 vs. Minnesota, 11/26/11