FightingIllini.com

The Official Home of University of Illinois Athletics

    Football

    Jemari Perry
    94 Jemari Perry
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Maywood, Ill.

    High School:
    Proviso East

    Height / Weight:
    6-4 / 245

    Position:
    Defensive End

    Experience:
    3-3

    2001: Played the first seven games of the season before suffering a season-ending leg injury ... Had a season-high two stops at Michigan ... Also recovered a fumble vs. the Wolverines ... Had one tackle and two quarterback hurries vs. Northern Illinois ... Had one tackle and a quarterback hurry vs. Louisville.

    2000: Played in six games ... Tallied five tackles in rookie season ... Had three tackles against Minnesota and two vs. Iowa.

    High School: Named to the Prep Star All-Midwest team ? Earned two letters for Coach David Holmes at Proviso East High School ? Registered 96 tackles and seven sacks during senior season ? Also blocked four field goals and three punts ? Named Chicago Sun-Times Top-30 area prospects ? Named all-conference, all-region and second-team all-state ? Posted nine tackles and two sacks, one for a safety in the 1998 state playoffs ? Also earned one letter for Coach Cecil Ratliff?s basketball team.

    Personal: Jemari Pele? Perry was born Nov. 24, 1981 in Maywood, Ill. ? The son of Lonzell, Sr. and Mary E. Perry ? Says his brother Lonzell Perry, Jr. has been the biggest influence on his athletic career ? Majoring in leisure studies and sports management ? Lists hobbies as lifting weights, studying and working on cars ? Worked as a fork lift operator for Fellows Company during the summers.

    CAREER HIGHS
    Tackles: 3 at Minnesota, 9/30/00
    Solo Tackles: 1 at Minnesota, 9/30/00
    

    DEFENSIVE STATISTICS YEAR G ST AT TOT TFL-YDS QBS-YDS FUM. 2000 6 1 4 5 0-0 0-0 0 2001 7 0 4 4 0-0 0-0 1 Total 13 1 8 9 0-0 0-0 1

    PERRY GAME-BY-GAME 2001 UA AS TOT TFL-YD SACK-YD PBU FF-FR CAL 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 NIU 0 2 2 0-0 0-0 2 0-0 LOU 0 1 1 0-0 0-0 1 0-0 @MICH 0 2 2 0-0 0-0 0 1-0 MINN 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 @IND 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 WISC 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0-0

    2000 UA AS TOT TFL-YD SACK-YD PBU FF-FR @SDSU 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 MICH 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 @MINN 1 2 3 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 IOWA 0 2 2 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 IND 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 @NW 0 0 0 0-0 0-0 0 0-0

    Illinois Athletics

    Top Videos

    See more videos

    Twitter

    Follow Us On Twitter

    Contact

    University of Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics

    Bielfeldt Athletic Administration Building
    1700 S. Fourth Street, Champaign, IL 61820
    217-333-3630 | E-Mail Us