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Eric Jacques
Eric  Jacques

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Pompano Beach, Fla.

High School:
Ely HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 296

Position:
Defensive Line


2011 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Appeared in seven games • assisted on four tackles in 2011 • earned first varsity letter.

Game-by-Game: Appeared in season opener at USC (9/3) and home opener vs. New Mexico State (9/10) • tallied first two tackles of season in 29-23 victory over Miami (Ohio) (9/17) • recorded an assist in 37-24 loss to North Dakota State (9/24) • appeared in Big Ten opener at Michigan (10/1) • assisted on one tackle in 45-17 loss at Purdue (10/8) • appeared vs. Nebraska (10/22).

2010 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Saw action in one game as a backup defensive lineman.

2009:
Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Helped his Ely High squad to 21-13 record over his last three seasons at the school • earned All-Broward County honors following his senior seaosn • three-time team offensive lineman of the year • named his team's academic player of the year in 2006 • tallied 70 total tackles during his senior season • recorded 20 solo tackles and five sacks this past season • ranked as the No. 61 offensive guard in the nation by Rivals.com • earned a three-star ranking from Rivals as well • coached by James Jones.

PERSONAL:
Born July 28, 1990 • son of Childeric and Kettlie Jacques • business marketing and education major.

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