Jercell Fort
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Jercell Fort

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Los Angeles, Calif.

High School:
Hamilton High School

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 195

Position:
WR

Experience:
3L


2011: Provided depth in the backfield and at wide receiver, appearing in 11 games ... also contributed on special teams, totaling two tackles ... rushed for 52 yards on 13 carries for the season ... tallied a season-high 24 yards on five attempts against New Mexico ... had four carries for 14 yards at Air Force.

2010: Lettered for the second straight season ... appeared in 11 games ... rushed for 64 yards on 14 attempts for a 4.6 per carry mark ... ran for a season-best 26 yards in road wins over UNLV and New Mexico ... had a season-long and career-best tying 12-yard carry against the Lobos ... added an 11-yard gain versus the Rebels ... had at least one carry in five games ... ranked among the team leaders with five special teams tackles.

2009: Placed sixth on the Horned Frogs with 99 yards rushing ... scored his first collegiate touchdown on a 9-yard run in the 56-21 win over Texas State ... rushed for a season-best 28 yards on five carries at Wyoming ... had a season-long 12-yard carry as part of five attempts for 22 yards in the 44-6 victory against Colorado State ... saw action in nine games.

2008: Appeared in two home contests, with two carries each against Stephen F. Austin and Wyoming ... rushed for five yards with a long carry of three yards against the Lumberjacks.

2007: Redshirted ... moved from cornerback to tailback midway through the fall.

High School: First-team All-Los Angeles City Section on offense by the Daily Breeze... the Western League's second-leading rusher as a senior with 1,245 yards... ran for 11 touchdowns while averaging 8.0 yards per carry... added 24 receptions for 287 yards and two scores... posted a quarterback rating of 152.0 as he completed 9-of-10 passes for 160 yards and a touchdown... ran for a season-high 232 yards on 23 attempts with three receptions for 46 yards in a 35-0 win over South East... had 16 carries for 167 yards while completing 7-of-8 passes for 132 yards and a touchdown in a 14-12 victory against Fairfax... also had three receptions in that game... totaled 63 tackles, 39 solo, with an interception at defensive back his senior year.

Personal: Majoring in communications.

Season GP/S Att Yds Avg TD Long
2008 2/0 2 6 3.0 0 3
2009 10/0 25 99 4.0 1 12
2010 11/0 14 64 4.6 0 12
2011 11/0 13 52 4.0 0 10
Career 34/0 54 221 4.1 1 12


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