MINERS

Jameill Showers
1  Jameill Showers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Killeen, Texas

High School:
Shoemaker HS

Last College:
Texas A&M

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 230

Position:
QB

Experience:
1L

11/16/2014

Miners Bowl-Eligible Following 35-17 Thumping of North Texas

The Miners (6-4, 4-2 C-USA) are bowl-eligible for the first time in four years and have won four of their last five games.

11/01/2014

Miners Ground Golden Eagles, Move One Win From Bowl Eligibility

UTEP Posts Third Straight Win

10/11/2014

UTEP Runs Over Old Dominion, 42-35

Miners Move To 3-3 On The Year

09/13/2014

Miners Ride Ground Game to Sixth Straight Win Over NM State

UTEP Improves To 2-1 On The Year

09/07/2014

Texas Tech Nips UTEP, 30-26

Jones Rushed For A Game-High 147 Yards On 23 Attempts To Lead UTEP

10/05/2013

UTEP vs. LA Tech

09/17/2013

Post Practice Interviews

09/14/2013

Post Game Press Conference

09/07/2013

Post Game

08/21/2013

UTEP back from camp

UTEP football first practice back from Alpine, Texas.

11/29/2014

UTEP Football vs Middle Tennessee

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

11/15/2014

UTEP Football vs North Texas

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

11/01/2014

UTEP Football vs Southern Miss

Photo Gallery by Michael P. Reese

10/11/2014

UTEP Football vs Old Dominion

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

09/13/2014

UTEP Football vs New Mexico State

Photo Gallery by Michael Patrick Reese

2013 Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award National Player of the Week Honorable Mention
2014 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll


2014 (SENIOR):
Started all 12 games under center ... connected on 146-of-262 passes (55.7 percent) for 1,732 yards, 12 touchdown passes and five interceptions ... rushed 83 times for 288 yards and four scores ... led Miners with 2,020 yards of total offense (168.3 yards per game) ... was 12-of-18 for 191 yards and two touchdown passes, while tying a career long with a 75-yard touchdown toss during a shutout win at UTSA ... threw for 152 yards on 17-of-26 passing and two touchdown passes during a win over Old Dominion ... tallied 41 yards rushing and a touchdown run, while connecting on 13-of-16 passes for 126 yards and a touchdown against rival NM State ... threw a touchdown, while rushing for another against Southern Miss ... ran for a season-high 59 yards on 10 carries, including a five-yard rushing score and threw for 106 yards, including a 72-yard touchdown pass ... threw a 48-yard touchdown at New Mexico ... threw for season highs in yards (201), completions (18) and touchdown throws (four), including a 69-yard score at Kansas State ... ran for 43 yards against Texas Tech ... rushed for a touchdown at Rice.

2013 (JUNIOR): Made seven starts ... missed last five games due to injury ... connected on 107-of-188 passes (56.9 percent) for 1,263 yards, 11 touchdown passes, a two-point conversion and four interceptions to lead all UTEP quarterbacks ... rushed 62 times for 195 yards and four touchdowns ... the four rushing TDs were most by a UTEP quarterback in 10 years ... tied for 43rd nationally in points responsible for (92) prior to injury ... TD to interception ratio of 2.75 (11-4) ranked fourth-best by a UTEP quarterback with a minimum of 100 pass attempts ... established career best in passing yards (365), completions (26), total touchdowns (five passing, one rushing), including a career-long 75-yard TD strike, at Colorado State ... threw for 253 yards (18-for-28), a touchdown pass and rushed for another score during a victory at rival NM State ... tallied 237 yards (18-for-33) with four total touchdowns (three passing, one rushing) against LA Tech ... threw a 65-yard touchdown pass versus the Bulldogs ... rushed for season-high 74 yards on 13 attempts (5.7 average), and threw a 71-yard touchdown strike versus Tulsa ... booted a 41-yard punt against UTSA.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Transferred to UTEP from Texas A&M with two years of eligibility beginning with the 2013 season ... played in 11 games for the Aggies (2011-12), completing 31-of-49 passes for 359 yards and two touchdowns ... also rushed 18 times for 72 yards (4.0 avg.) ... completed 6-of-7 passes for 76 yards at SMU as a sophomore ... rushed three times for 39 yards against South Carolina State ... connected on 4-of-7 pass attempts for 30 yards versus Arkansas ... had a perfect passing day (8-for-8) for 59 yards, including a two-yard scoring toss, at Auburn ... compiled 86 yards passing on only two completions against Sam Houston State ... threw an 80-yard TD pass to LaKendrick Williams ... rushed for 33 yards on nine carries and posted his first career touchdown against Kansas State as a freshman ... completed a season-high 4-of-4 passes for 40 yards against Idaho that year ... rushed for 24 yards on five carries against Kansas ... redshirted in 2010 ... coached by Ken Gray at Shoemaker High School in Killeen, Texas ... threw for 2,150 yards and 22 touchdowns, while gaining 513 yards on the ground, as a senior ... 2010 Texas Top 100 Athlete, ranked no. 26 ... preseason National Army All-American Candidate (Class of 2010) after earning an invite to the National Army All-American Combine a year earlier ... other 2009 honors included Rivals National Top 250 Athlete, District 12-5A First Team Quarterback, District 12-5A Offensive MVP, Central Texas 4A/5A Offensive Player of the Year and Dave Campbell's Texas Football Super Team selection ... an honorable mention All-State selection as a junior (2008) by the Texas Sports Writers Association ... 2008 National Underclassmen Combine Quarterback MVP as well.

PERSONAL: Full name is Jameill Lamonte Showers ... son of Shauna and James Showers ... has one sister ... born in Alpine, Texas ... earned his undergraduate degree in University Studies from Texas A&M in the summer of 2013 and pursuing his master's degree in Leadership Studies at UTEP.