6   Jamal Wilson
Jamal  Wilson

RS Senior

Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

High School:
St. Thomas Aquinas HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 209



Football Finishes Out 2015 Season With Buffalo Road Trip

Minutemen face the Bulls at UB Stadium on Fri., Nov. 27 at 4:30 p.m.


UMass Closes Home Slate Against Miami (Ohio) Saturday

Minutemen host the RedHawks at 1 p.m. on Nov. 21 at McGuirk Stadium


Minutemen Run Past EMU, 28-17

Freshman Marquis Young led all rushers with 168 yards on 32 carries, career efforts in both categories.


Football Visits Eastern Michigan for Saturday Showdown

Minutemen and Eagles do battle in Rynearson Stadium on ESPN3 at 3 p.m., Nov. 14


Minutemen Stopped by Akron at Gillette Stadium, 17-13

Wilson scores fourth rushing touchdown of the season in the loss to Zips.



FB VS. MIAMI (OH) Photos by Thom Kendall '93



FB vs. COLORADO Photos by Thom Kendall '93



FB PRACTICE-DAY 1 Photos by Thom Kendall '93



FB SPRING GAME Photos by Thom Kendall '93



FB vs. AKRON Photos by Thom Kendall '93

As a Redshirt Senior in 2015: Game-By-Game Statistics

As A Redshirt Junior In 2014: Game-By-Game Statistics
Played in and started three games at running back before suffering a season-ending injury ... Earned 88 yards on 20 attempts (4.4 ypr) with one touchdown ... Rushed six times for 23 yards (3.8 per carry) in the season-opener against Boston College (8/30) ... Ran 10 times for 47 yards (4.7 per carry) with one touchdown and hauled in two receptions for nine yards against the Colorado defense (9/6) ... Recorded 18 yards on four carries (4.5 yards per rush) before exiting with an injury at Vanderbilt (9/13) ... Misses the final nine games due to injury.

As A Redshirt Sophomore In 2013: Game-By-Game Statistics
Started five of the 10 games played he appeared in ... Ran for a team-best 368 yards on 100 carries (3.7 yards per carry) ... Scored one touchdown ... Also had 106 receiving yards on 14 catches ... Third-most all-purpose yards on team (475) ... Recorded one kickoff return ... Was on the kick return unit at No. 23 Wisconsin (8/31) ... Also saw the field as part of the special teams unit in addition to playing as part of multiple offensive packages against Maine (9/7) ... Carried the ball once and fielded a kick return at Kansas State (9/14) ... Totaled 15 rushing yards and 14 receiving yards against Vanderbilt (9/21) ... Set single-game career-highs in carries (20), rushing yards (119) and longest run (51 yards) at Bowling Green (10/5) in his first collegiate start ... Started at running back and accumulated 146 total yards in the win over Miami (Ohio) on Oct. 12, the most among all competitors on the day ... Had 82 yards rushing and a single-game career best 64 receiving yards against the RedHawks defense ... Rushed for 42 yards and caught three passes totaling nine yards at Buffalo (10/19) ... Earned his first collegiate touchdown on a three-yard run against Western Michigan (10/26) ... Did not compete against No. 17/21 Northern Illinois (11/2) due to injury ... Rushed for 70 yards on 22 carries against Akron (11/16).

As A Redshirt Freshman in 2012: Game-By-Game Statistics
Played in 12 games, splitting time between special teams and the UMass backfield ... Rushed 53 yards on 18 carries ... Totaled ten carries for 35 yards at Northern Illinois (11/3) ... Had four attempts for 14 yards (3.5 yards per carry) vs. Central Michigan (11/23).

As A Freshman In 2011: Redshirted the year to enter 2012 with four seasons of eligibility remaining.

Before UMass: Captained the No. 1 high school team in the nation, St. Thomas Aquinas, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., as a senior ... Squad captured Florida 5A State Championship with a 15-0 record in 2010 ... St. Thomas Aquinas went 43-1 during Wilson's three years ... Named second-team by the Florida Sun-Sentinel ... Rushed for 731 yards and 10 touchdowns with 6.4 per carry average as a senior ... Also made 20 catches for 293 yards with four receiving scores during his final season.

Career Highs
Rushing Attempts: 23, vs. Miami (Ohio) (10/12/13)
Rushing Yards: 119, at Bowling Green (10/5/13) (20 carries)
Longest Rush: 51, at Bowling Green (10/5/13)
Rushing Touchdowns: 1, 2x, last vs. Colorado (9/6/14)
Receptions: 4, vs. Miami (Ohio) (10/12/13)
Receiving Yards: 64, vs. Miami (Ohio) (10/12/13) (four receptions)
Longest Reception: 26, vs. Miami (Ohio) (10/12/13) (from QB A.J. Doyle)

Miscellaneous Statistics
20+ Yard Rushing Plays: 1, at Bowling Green (10/5/13)
20+ Yard Receiving Plays: 1, vs. Miami (Ohio) (10/12/13)
50+ Yard Rushing Plays: 1, at Bowling Green (10/5/13)
100+ Yard Rushing Games: 1, at Bowling Green (10/5/13)
100+ All-Purpose Yard Games: 2, last vs. Miami (Ohio) (10/12/13)

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