20  Jameel Poteat
Jameel Poteat

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Harrisburg, Pa.

High School:
Bishop McDevitt

Last College:
Cincinnati

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 210

Position:
RB

Birthdate:
01/19/1993

Major:
Sociology


CAREER HIGHS
Attempts: 18, vs. Towson (9/28/13)
Yards: 72, vs. Towson (9/28/13)
Touchdowns: 2, at Colgate (10/12/13)
Long: 31, vs. Bryant (10/6/13)

2013: Played in six games, starting two ... 212 rushing yards and three touchdowns ...DNP vs. Albany (11/23), at James Madison (11/16), vs. Richmond (11/9), at Maine (11/2) and vs. New Hampshire (10/26) ... rushed for 54 yards and two touchdowns at Colgate (10/12) ... six carries for 48 yards vs. Bryant (10/5) ... totaled 72 yards and a touchdown vs. Towson (9/28) ... rushed nine times for 40 yards and caught a 13-yard pass at Villanova (9/21) ... saw action at Buffalo (9/14) ... totaled three carries in Stony Brook debut at Rhode Island (9/7).

Before Stony Brook: A transfer from the University of Cincinnati ... teammate of Reuben Johnson ... played in 21 games over two years with the Bearcats, seeing time at running back and special teams ... as a sophomore, rushed for 119 yards and a touchdown ... recorded career-highs of 10 carries and 55 yards and a touchdown against Akron in 2011.

High School: Consensus four-star recruit and top-100 player at Bishop McDevitt ... listed as the No. 6 running back nationally and No. 51 player overall ... finished his senior season with 1,724 yards and 31 touchdowns and graduated as the school's all-time leader in total touchdowns (84) ... finished his prep career with 4,832 rushing yards ... named to the AP AAA 2010 All-State Team ... finalist for the 2010 Mr. PA Football Award ... selected to play in the 2011 Big 33 Football Classic, pitting the top players in the state of Maryland versus Pennsylvania.

Personal: Jameel Poteat ... born January 19, 1993 ... son of Linda and Jamil Poteat ... cousin of NFL defensive back Hank Poteat.

RUSHING

Year GP/GS No. Yards Avg. TDs Long
2013 6/3 46 212 4.6 3 31
2012* 11/0 34 119 3.5 1 23
2011* 10/0 23 108 4.7 1 13
Totals 27/3 103 439 4.3 5 -

* at Cincinnati

KICK RETURN

Year No. Yards Avg. TDs Long
2013 11 199 18.1 0 27
Totals 11 199 18.1 0 -

PUNT RETURN

Year No. Yards Avg. TDs Long
2013 6 33 5.5 0 12
Totals 6 33 5.5 0 -