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James Jacobs
James Jacobs

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Norristown, Pa.

High School:
Norristown

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 180

Position:
Running Back

Birthdate:
02/11/1984



Enters his senior season with 1,176 career yards, 12 touchdowns and a team-best 5.3 career yards per carry average ... has been part of a productive tailback tandem with fellow senior Jeremy McCullough for the past two seasons ... explosive runner with four runs of 40 or more yards to his credit ... topped 150 yards in a game twice as a sophomore.

As a junior (2005): Played in all ten games ... started the first three games of the season ... ran for 383 yards on 93 carries (4.1 ypc.) ... scored three touchdowns ... carried 14 times for a season-high 78 yards in the season finale at Saint Francis ... added 70 yards on 13 carries versus Saint Peter's ... carried 17 times for 67 yards and two touchdowns (two yards and one yard) at Iona ... had a long run of 25 yards twice (vs. Saint Peter's and at Saint Francis) ... caught five passes for 33 yards on the season.

As a sophomore (2004): Played all ten games with a pair of starts in splitting time at tailback with Jeremy McCullough ... led team with 687 yards on 113 carries for a team-best 6.1 yards per carry average ... scored a team-high nine touchdowns including three each vs. Iona and at La Salle ... posted a team-high three 100-yard games (186 vs. Georgetown, 157 at La Salle and 125 at Saint Peter's) ... was named MAAC Offensive Player of the Week after his career-best 186-yard effort vs. Georgetown ... scored on a career-long 65-yard run vs. the Hoyas ... averaged 10.5 yards per carry - including a 63-yard TD - in gaining his 157 yards at La Salle ... caught four passes for 25 yards on the season.

As a freshman (2003): Carried 17 times for 106 yards (6.2 ypc.) in eight games ... rushed for 67 yards on six carries - including a 44-yarder - in DU's 49-0 win over Butler ... broke off a 10-yard run at Penn and added a 14-yard run vs. Saint Peter's ... averaged a team-high 22.9 yards on 11 kickoff returns including a team-long 54-yarder vs. Siena ... also had a 49-yard kickoff return vs. Butler.

Personal: Major: liberal arts ... date of birth: 2/11/84.

Jacobs' career statistics
rushing

Year	G/GS	No.	Yds.	YPC	TD	YPG	LG
2003	8/0	17	106	6.2	0	13.2	44
2004	10/2	113	687	6.1	9	68.7	t65
2005	10/3	93	383	4.1	3	38.3	25
Totals	28/5	223	1176	5.3	12	42.0	t65

receiving Year G/GS No. Yds. YPC TD LG 2003 8/0 0 0 0.0 0 0 2004 10/2 4 25 6.2 0 14 2005 10/3 5 33 6.6 0 15 Totals 28/5 9 58 6.4 0 15

kickoff returns Year G/GS No. Yds. Avg. TD LG 2003 8/0 11 252 22.9 0 54 2004 10/2 6 90 15.0 0 25 2005 10/3 4 126 31.5 0 45 Totals 28/5 21 468 22.2 0 54

Career rushing highs Rushes: 25 vs. Georgetown (So.) Yards: 186 vs. Georgetown (So.) Long: t65 vs. Georgetown (So.) Touchdowns: 3 vs. Iona & at La Salle (So.) 100-Yard Games: 3 Freshman: None Sophomore: 25-186-1 vs. Georgetown,16-125-2 at Saint Peter's, 15-157-3 at La Salle Junior: None

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