The Wake Forest Demon Deacons defeated the Presbyterian Blue Hose, 51-7, on Thursday, Aug. 31 at BB&T Field.
Finished his junior year as the team’s seventh-leading tackler with 36 ... Added 5.5 tackles for loss and a pair of sacks ... Started eight times including his first career start vs. Tulane in the season-opener ... Missed the Duke game with a sprained ankle ... Saw one snap vs. Delaware in a goal line defense situation ... Returned to full-time action vs. Indiana with three tackles and a sack for a loss of 7 yards ... Three tackles vs. Syracuse (10/8) ... Four tackles and one TFL at Florida State (10/15) ... Had a critical fourth-down sack for a loss of nine yards vs. Army West Point (10/29) ... Had a season-high seven tackles and three tackles for loss of 13 yards vs. the Black Knights ... Made three stops in the Military Bowl win over Temple ... Played 431 snaps with a season-high of 66 vs. Florida State.
Played in all 12 games as a key cog in Wake Forest's linebacking corps ... Recorded 13 tackles on the season ... Played 187 snaps including a high of 33 vs. Elon ... Season-high four tackles at Clemson ... Had a tackle for loss in the opener vs. Elon.
2014 (True Freshman)
Saw action as a true freshman at linebacker and on special teams ... Finished his rookie campaign with 13 tackles in 12 games ... Season-high three tackles vs. Gardner-Webb ... On the field for 133 plays during the season including season-high of 20 vs. Florida State and Virginia Tech.
Enrolled early at Wake Forest in January 2014 and participated in spring practice.
Graduated from Fort Lauderdale (Fla.) High School in December 2013 and enrolled early to Wake Forest in January 2014 ... Rated the No. 40 outside linebacker by ESPN ... Ranked the No. 10 prospect in Broward County by the Sun-Sentinel and No. 14 by the Miami Herald ... Rated the No. 2 linebacker in Broward County by the Miami Herald ... Earned honorable mention Class 7A All-State as a junior and senior ... Member of the Sun-Sentinel's Super 11 team ... Four-year letterwinner for the Flying L's and three-year team captain ... Recorded 105 tackles, nine sacks and five interceptions as a junior as he was named team defensive MVP ... Returned a pair of interceptions for touchdowns in 2012 ... Played both inside and outside linebacker ... Was voted MVP at the VTO Sports Camp ... Selected to the Miami Nike Football Training All-Camp team ... Missed his sophomore year with a leg injury ... Played for head coach Richard Dunbar ... Also saw action at running back, scoring on a 24-yard run to defeat archrival Stranahan in the season finale ... Had 10 tackles, a sack and a blocked punt in a 30-0 win over Coral Glades ... Also competed in throws events in track ... State semifinalist in the discus in 2013.
Son of Jacqueline James ... Born Jan. 29, 1996 ... Name is pronounced "juh-BORE-ee".