Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.
Nathan Jeffery accounted for 122 of the Blue team's 245 rushing yards in a 29-0 victory over the White on Friday night in the Sun Bowl.
Nathan Jeffery, Josh Bell and Brandon Polk combined to rush for 245 yards on Saturday morning in the Sun Bowl.
UTEP ITEM: Named to the 2013 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for posting a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Did not see any playing time.
PRIOR TO UTEP: Two-year letterwinner at Riverside High School in El Paso ... honored as a first team All-District, first team All-City and third team All-State performer as a senior wide receiver in 2010 ... tallied 92 receptions for 1,324 yards and 12 touchdowns ... helped the squad secure a bi-district championship during his junior season ... also starred in baseball, lettering two years ... was a first team All-District honoree as a senior ... member of the National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Full name is Jacob Eduardo Garcia ... son of Daniel and Sonia Garcia ... has one sister ... born 5/15/92 (El Paso, Texas) ... Criminal Justice major.