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Jacob Garcia
80  Jacob Garcia

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
El Paso, Texas

High School:
Riverside HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Position:
WR

Experience:
0L

04/11/2013

School-Record 139 UTEP Student-Athletes make C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 grade point average to qualify.

04/06/2012

Spotlight Shines on Jeffery in UTEP Spring Game

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.

03/31/2012

Miners Get the Ground Game Percolating in Saturday Scrimmage

Nathan Jeffery, Josh Bell and Brandon Polk combined to rush for 245 yards on Saturday morning in the Sun Bowl.

Two-time C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2013 (JUNIOR): Played in one game ... saw action in a win over FIU at the Sun Bowl.

2012 (SOPHOMORE): Did not see any playing time.

2011 (FRESHMAN): Played on scout team.

2010: Redshirted.

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 in El Paso, Texas ... Criminal Justice major.

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