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      Jalen Hurd
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Hendersonville, Tenn.

High School:
Beech Senior

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 227

Position:
RB

Experience:
HS

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CAREER HONORS
2014 - FRESHMAN
  • 2014 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 3/0
  • Listed as backup tailback to senior starter Marlin Lane
  • Second-leading freshman rusher in SEC (69.7 per game); third in SEC among all rushers in carries (48)
  • Vols leading rusher with 48 carries for 209 yards and one touchdown in three games
  • Also has four catches for 40 yards with one touchdown
  • Best rushing game by a UT true freshman since Bryce Brown (2009) with 97 yards at #4/3 Oklahoma (9/13)
  • First rushing touchdown on 4-yard rush as he picked up 83 yards on 23 carries vs. Arkansas State (9/6)
  • Scored first-career touchdown on a 15-yard reception in season opener vs. Utah State (8/31); ran 11 times for 29 yards and finished with two catches for 16 yards
  • One of first four Vols to have black stripes removed in `14 (Derek Barnett, Emmanuel Moseley, Ethan Wolf) on Aug. 10
HIGH SCHOOL
  • Lettered at Beech Senior High School in Hendersonville, Tenn., for coach Anthony Crabtree
  • Rated five-star by 247Sports (No. 33 national prospect, No. 4 athlete, No. 1 prospect in Tennessee)
  • Rated four-star by ESPN (No. 62 national prospect, No. 7 running back, No. 4 prospect in Tennessee)
  • Rated five-star by Rivals (No. 28 national prospect, No. 5 running back, No. 2 prospect in Tennessee)
  • Rated four-star by Scout (No. 11 running back)
  • Played in 2014 U.S. Army All-American Game
  • Played in one game as a senior before suffering a shoulder injury that ended his 2013 season prematurely
  • Ran for 177 yards and three touchdowns on offense and had eight tackles and an interception in his lone prep game of 2013
  • Named Tennessee State Mr. Football in 2012
  • Earned First Team All-State from Tennessee Sports Writers as a junior
  • As a junior in 2012, ran for Tennessee state-record 3,357 yards and 43 touchdowns
  • Set Tennessee state record with 294 points scored as a junior
  • Averaged 240 yards per game and 10.58 yards per carry in 2012
  • Gained more than 200 yards in nine games as a junior, including three games with at least 390 yards on the ground
  • Piled up single-game rushing totals of 451, 396 and 394 as a junior
  • Ran for Tennessee title-game records of 394 yards and seven touchdowns in 2012 championship, a 56-35 Beech win over Columbia Central
  • Led Beech to 2012 state title with a perfect 15-0 record

PERSONAL
  • Full Name: Jalen Tyler Hurd
  • Born: January 23, 1996
  • Son of Tara Smotherman and Jay Hurd
  • Majoring in Finance
CAREER HIGHS
  • Rushes - 23 vs. Arkansas State, 9/6/14
  • Rushing Yards - 97 at Oklahoma, 9/13/14
  • Rushing Touchdowns- 1 vs. Arkansas State, 9/6/14
  • Receptions - 2 vs. Utah State, 8/31/14 & at Oklahoma, 9/13/14
  • Receiving Yards - 30 at Oklahoma, 9/13/14
  • Receiving Touchdowns - 1 vs. Utah State, 8/31/14
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