15 Jeremy Johnson
Jeremy Johnson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Tyler, Texas

High School:
John Tyler

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 179

Position:
WR

Experience:
SR-2L


09/06/2012

Football at Baylor - Sept. 2, 2012

Football drops season opener at Baylor

Senior (2013): Led the team in receptions with 112 for a team-high 1112 yards (92.7 per game), including a long of 66 and 6 touchdowns. SINGLE GAME RECORDS: Two of the top 10 reception totals in a game, against Rutgers (1st, 18) and at USF (6th, 13)...first in single-game receiving yards, with his performance against Rutgers (217)...second in single-game touchdowns (3). SEASON RECORDS: First in 10+ reception games (7)...fifth in 100-yard receiving games (5), fifth in receiving yards (1112) and first in receptions (112). CAREER RECORDS: First in 10+ reception games (8), sixth in 100-yard receiving games (7), 11th in receiving yards (1936) and fifth in career receptions (196). AWARDS: All-American Athletic Conference Second Team selection, Preseason All-American Athletic Conference Third Team (Athlon Sports), Biletnikoff Watch List, Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Semifinalist, National Player of the Week by the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award (Rutgers) and National Wide Receiver of the Week by College Football Performance Awards (Rutgers).

Junior (2012): Named All-Conference USA honorable mention... Played in all 13 games, making 12 starts... Led the Mustangs with 67 grabs for 679 yards and three TDs... Had 11 catches for 106 yards and a TD at Tulane... Had a co-team-high eight receptions and team-high 97 receiving yards against Southern Miss... Notched nine catches for 94 yards and a score against Houston... Team posted top-10 school efforts in scoring, scoring average, total offense, passing yards, passing TDs, completions, attempts, completion percentage and first downs among others.

Sophomore (2011): Played in 10 games making one start... Caught 16 balls for 146 yards and a touchdown... In first career start at TCU, put up career highs in receptions (six) and yards (69), and caught the game-winning touchdown in overtime.

Freshman (2010): Played in five games... Caught a pass at Rice.

Prep: A three-star Rivals.com recruit... EastTexSports's Texas 5A Player of The Year... MaxPreps' District 11-5A MVP... Ran for over 1,900 yards, passed for over 1,800 yards, and totaled 40 touchdowns in 2009... Honorable mention All-State choice... As a junior, notched 953 yards and eight TDs on 146 rushing attempts and threw for 1,230 yards and 10 scores... Also played baseball and ran track... Had offers from Baylor, Rice and TCU... Cousin, Brittany Gilliam, plays basketball at SMU.... High school teammate of Ricky Collins.