Jalen  Reeves-Maybin

21Jalen Reeves-Maybin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Clarksville, Tenn.

High School:
Northeast

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 225

Position:
LB

Experience:
3L

CAREER HIGHS

  • Tackles - 21 vs. Oklahoma, 9/12/15
  • Tackles For Loss - 3.5 vs. Georgia, 9/27/14
  • Sacks - 2 at Georgia, 9/27/14
  • Interceptions - 1 vs. Florida, 10/4/14
  • Fumble Recovery - 1 four times, last vs. South Carolina, 11/7/15
  • Forced Fumble - 1 vs. Oklahoma, 9/12/15
  • Blocked Punt - 1 vs. Georgia, 10/5/13
  • 10-Plus Tackle Games - 4 times, last vs. Oklahoma, 9/12/15 & vs. S. Carolina, 11/7/15

CAREER HONORS

2015 - JUNIOR

  • Photo Gallery
  • 2015 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 13/13
  • Returning starter at WILL linebacker as a junior in 2015
  • Seventh in overall tackles with 105 and ninth in SEC in tackles per game (8.1); led Vols with 14.0 TFLs (eighth in SEC) and second on team in sacks with 5.0
  • Six tackles including a 9-yard sack in Outback Bowl win over Northwestern (1/1)
  • Closed regular-season with three tackles, including 12-yard sack vs. Vanderbilt (11/28)
  • Led Vols in tackles in seven of 12 games in 2015
  • Six career 10-tackle games, three in 2015
  • Led Vols with seven tackles, including a TFL in win at Missouri (11/21)
  • Team-high nine tackles including a TFL along with the game-sealing fumble recovery in the final minute and an additional forced fumble (11/7)
  • Team-best 11 tackles, imcluding 2.5 TFLs and a sack at #8 Alabama (10/24)
  • Five tackles in win vs. #19 Georgia (10/10)
  • Topped team with 10 tackles, including a TFL, vs. Arkansas (10/3)
  • Led team with eight tackles including 2.0 TFLs and a 5-yard sack at Florida (9/26)
  • Career-high 21 tackles, most by a Vol since A.J. Johnson in 2012, including 3.0 TFLs vs. #19 Oklahoma (9/12); 21 tackles are most by a player in NCAA FBS in 2015
  • Led Vols in tackles in win over Bowling Green (9/5) with nine including an 11-yard sack and two TFLs, also recovered a fumble recovery

2014 - SOPHOMORE

  • Photo Gallery
  • 2014 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 13/13
  • Started at WILL linebacker in second year with Vols
  • Started all 13 games in 2014 and tied for first on the team with 101 tackles with 11.0 TFLs (third on team)
  • Tied for eighth in SEC in total tackles
  • Ranked ninth in the SEC in tackles per game (7.8)
  • Posted career-high 13 tackles in 2015 TaxSlayer Bowl win over Iowa (1/2), including 11th TFL of the season
  • Five tackles in win at Vanderbilt (11/29)
  • Made seven tackles with a TFL vs. #19 Missouri (11/22)
  • Had first-career interception, coming vs. Florida
  • Surpassed entire freshman season tackle total (14) in second game of 2014 season
  • Eight tackles with a TFL in win at South Carolina (11/1)
  • Second-career 10-tackle game, at #12/13 Georgia (9/27), making career-best 3.5 TFLs and 7-yard sack
  • Notched nine tackles and recovered a fumble at #4/3 Oklahoma (9/13)
  • Six tackles including two TFLs including a 3-yard sack vs. Arkansas State (9/5)
  • In first career start, racked up 10 tackles vs. Utah State (8/31)

2013 - FRESHMAN

  • Photo Gallery
  • 2013 GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
  • Games/Starts: 11/0
  • True freshman was a standout on special teams with team-best 11 tackles
  • Rotated between linebacker and defensive back, playing in 11 games with 14 tackles on the season
  • Had at least one tackle on special teams in six games in a row (9/21-11/2)
  • Three tackles, all on defense, vs. #7 Auburn (11/9)
  • Three tackles vs. Georgia (10/5); blocked a punt to resulted in a touchdown punt return by Devaun Swafford

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Lettered at Northeast High School in Clarksville, Tenn. for coach Isaac Shelby
  • Rivals: 4-star (No. 7 overall prospect in Tennessee, No. 13 overall position ranking)
  • Scout: 4-star (No. 15 overall outside lineback)
  • 247Sports: 4-star (No. 5 prospect in Tennessee, No. 135 overall prosepct)
  • Gained more than 2,000 rushing yards as a senior, including 1,000 yards in three postseason games, with more than 300 yards in each game
  • Scored five touchdowns in playoff game against eventual state champion Beech
  • All-State on defense in 2012 by the Tennessee Sports Writers
  • First-team all-state linebacker as a junior
  • District offensive player of the year as a junior
  • Area player of the year as a junior
  • Area offensive player of the year as a sophomore
  • Invited to "The Opening", an all-star summer prospect camp held on the Nike Campus
  • Recorded 103 tackles, 1 sack, 10 forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries returning one for a TD as a junior while also running for 1,468 yards at 31 touchdowns on 170 attempts and completing 50.9% of his passes for 1,267 yards and 15 touchdowns

PERSONAL

  • Full Name: Jalen Ahmad Reeves-Maybin
  • Born Jan. 31, 1995
  • Son of LaDawn Reeves and Marques Maybin
  • His father played basketball at Louisville
  • Majoring in Recreation & Sport Management
  • Recipient of the Templeton Athletic Scholarship Endowment
 

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