(Full name: Jermaine Gerrod Kent) ... Injuries that hit the receiving
corps during spring ball allowed Kent a chance to work with the
top units ... Listed on the third unit at wideout, he is hopeful
of getting in the mix for playing time ... Younger brother of UT?s
all-time leading receiver, Joey Kent ... Jermaine is on track to
earn a sociology degree in May of 2002 ... Coach Washington?s
evaluation: ?This is Jermaine?s opportunity. He needs
to show us he is ready to perform on Saturdays and the way to do
that is to show us in practice.? ... Born: March 28, 1979.
2000 - Games/Started: 2/0...Accrued playing time in games with Louisiana-Monroe and Arkansas ...
1999 - Games/Started: 2/0 ... A reserve wide receiver who played in the fourth quarters of the South Carolina and Vanderbilt games ...
1998 - Redshirted ...
HIGH SCHOOL - Earned scholar-athlete award ... Named second team All-City and Honorable Mention All-Metro ... Named to the Huntsville Times Elite football team ... Caught 20 passes for 305 yards with one touchdown as a senior on team that went 10-2 ... Recorded 42 catches for 761 yards in career ... Coach at Johnson High School: Harold Wells.