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Jamal Paige
Jamal Paige

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Atlanta, Ga.

High School:
Woodward Academy

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 185

Position:
AB

Birthdate:
05/15/1990



04/29/2013

Yellow Jacket Student-Athletes Set To Participate In Graduation Ceremonies

Sixty-four individuals associated with Georgia Tech athletics will participate May 3-4 in Spring Commencement

04/29/2013

Yellow Jacket Student-Athletes Set To Participate In Graduation Ceremonies

Sixty-four individuals associated with Georgia Tech athletics will participate May 3-4 in Spring Commencement

12/31/2012

#STINGDAILY: Georgia Tech (6-7, 5-3, 1st in ACC Coastal) vs. Southern California (7-5, 5-4, T-2nd in Pac-12 South) By The Numbers

A numerical look at today's 79th Hyundai Sun Bowl

11/30/2012

Georgia Tech (6-6, 5-3, 1st in Coastal) vs. No.13/12 Florida State (10-2, 7-1, 1st in Atlantic) By The Numbers

A numerical look at today's 2012 Dr Pepper ACC Championship Game

11/23/2012

Georgia Tech (6-5, 5-3, ACC) at No. 3 Georgia (10-1, 7-1, SEC) By The Numbers

A numerical look at today's 107th renewal of the rivalry between the hedges

12/31/2012

2012 Sun Bowl - Georgia Tech vs USC (Photos by Danny Karnik)

Georgia Tech Overwhelms USC for 21-7 Sun Bowl Victory

A former walk-on who worked his way up the ladder for playing time... eventually became a fixture on special teams... a very unselfish player who worked hard at practice... joined the program in 2008 and earned a scholarship from head coach Paul Johnson in 2011.

2012 (senior): Saw action in three games... all three of his rushing attempts came in the win over Presbyterian (Sept. 8)... rushed three times for 16 yards including a long run of 10 yards... also saw action in the win at Maryland (Nov. 3).

2011 (junior): Did not see game action... was a member of the scout team.

2010 (sophomore): Saw action in eight games, almost exclusively on special teams... played A-back most of the season... had one rushing attempt, for nine yards, vs. Middle Tennessee State (Oct. 16). 2009 (redshirt freshman): Played in 11 games exclusively on special teams... saw action in both postseason games -- vs. Clemson in the ACC Championship Game and vs. Iowa in the FedEx Orange Bowl... made a tackle at Mississippi State (Oct. 3).

2008 (true freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Attended Woodward Academy in Atlanta... played four years of football as a running back... was a four-year letterwinner for the basketball team, and for the track team, where he was a sprinter and long jumper... set five school records in track... led track team to a regional championship in 2008... in football, was voted all-region and all-metro in 2007 and 2008... was team MVP in football, basketball and track in 2008... set a school record in 2007 with a 92-yard touchdown return... had a game-winning 87-yard punt return vs. Banneker in 2007... a four-year member of the honor roll... won the Morris Award for Woodward Academy's scholar-athlete... voted Homecoming King in 2008... received the Presidential Award for academics.

Personal: Given name is Jamal Anthony Paige... parents are Anthony and Alma Faye... born May 15, 1990 in Atlanta... has one sister, Alexandra... cousin, Arvin Richards, played tailback at Alabama in the late 1990s... majoring in industrial engineering... chose Tech because of the academic programs, the location of the school and the athletics program... began playing football at age seven.

Career Highs
Rushing Attempts: 3 vs. Presbyterian, Sept. 8, 2012
Yards Rushing: 16 vs. Presbyterian, Sept. 8, 2012
Long Rush: 10 vs. Presbyterian, Sept. 8, 2012

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