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Jerry Howard
Jerry  Howard
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Rock Hill, S.C.

High School:
Northwestern

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 215

Position:
BB


09/14/2017

#TGW: Jackets Would Rather Play Than Stay

Georgia Tech football is bummed by this week's unexpected bye but has turned its focus to the Sept. 23 ACC opener vs. Pitt

09/12/2017

#TGW: Passing Grade

Five days after rushing for 535 yards against Tennessee, Georgia Tech's passing game played a big part in Saturday's win over Jacksonville State

09/09/2017

Jackets Race Past Jacksonville State, 37-10

Georgia Tech football scores 21 points off three turnovers and cruises to home-opening win

08/13/2017

#TGW: QB, B-Back Competitions Continue to Unfold

Battles for Georgia Tech football's starting signal-caller, backup B-back among highlights from Saturday's scrimmage

09/09/2017

USATSI Gallery - Jacksonville State @ Georgia Tech

USATSI Gallery - Jacksonville State @ Georgia Tech

High School: Rated as a three-star prospect by ESPN, 247Sports and Rivals ... Three-time all-state and all-region honoree ... Four-time all-area selection ... Amassed 4,451 all-purpose yards (3,352 rushing, 1,099 receiving) and 53 touchdowns (41 rushing, 12 receiving) in 39 high-school games ... Rushed for 1,053 yards (6.9-yard average) and 15 touchdowns and caught a team-high 49 passes for 402 yards and three scores as a senior ... Helped lead Northwestern to four-straight district and regional titles and 2015 state championship ... Four-year letterwinner and three-year captain ... Set school records for rushing yards in a game and all-purpose yards in a career ... Coached by David Pierce ... Selected to participate in the prestigious Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas ... Also lettered four times in wrestling and track and field (three-year captain in wrestling, one-year captain in track) ... Honors student.

Personal: Full name is Jerry Howard, Jr. ... Born March 7, 1999 ... Son of La’Kisha and the late Jerry Howard ... One of three siblings ... Started playing football when he was eight ... Majoring in business administration.



CAREER HIGHS
Rushing Attempts: 6 vs. Jacksonville State, Sept. 9, 2017
Rushing Yards: 82 yards vs. Jacksonville State, Sept. 9, 2017
Longest Rush: 65 yards vs. Jacksonville State, Sept. 9, 2017
Rushing Touchdowns: 1, twice - last vs. Wake Forest, Oct. 21, 2017
Receptions: 1 at No.7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Receiving Yards: 15 yards at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Longest Reception: 15 yards at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017