Javid James

Javid James


New Orleans, La.

High School:
Edna Karr Magnet

Last College:
West Hills

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 197

Wide Receiver


2007: Appeared in the NC State (Sept. 1), Texas (Sept. 15), Memphis (Sept. 22) and Louisiana (Sept. 29) games ... Started at wide receiver vs. Tulsa (Oct. 20), and finished with one catch for seven yards ... Saw time at UAB (Nov. 10) ... Made the start vs. UTEP (Nov. 24).

2006: Made four starts and appeared in all 12 games at receiver for the Golden Knights ... In his first career start vs. Southern Miss (Sept. 26), recorded a career-high seven receptions for 70 yards ... Also scored his first-career touchdown on a six-yard reception against the Golden Eagles ... The seven catches were the first of the season as he went on to catch at least one pass in the remaining eight games ... Led the team in receiving yards with 86 on five catches in a 23-22 victory at Marshall (Oct. 4)...Caught two passes for 14 yards against Pitt (Oct. 13) ... Hauled in two passes for 10 yards vs. Rice (Oct. 21)...Caught three passes for 54 yards at Houston (Oct. 28), including a career-long 43-yard reception ... Made one catch in games vs. East Carolina (Nov. 4), at Memphis (Nov. 11) and at Tulane (Nov. 18) ... Closed out the season with two catches for 24 yards against UAB (Nov. 25).

2005: Earned limited playing time in just two games ... caught one pass for six yards at Southern Miss (Oct. 15).

Prior to UCF: Wide receiver who spent one season at West Hills College in Coalinga, Calif. ... played for head coach Mark Gritton at West Hills ... originally from New Orleans, La. ... played on the prep level at Edna Karr Magnet High School in New Orleans ... two-time all-district performer ... two-time academic scholar award winner ... 30 receptions for 532 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior ... 10 receptions for 200 yards during his junior campaign ... coached by Jabbar Juluke at Edna Karr Magnet.

Personal: James is the son of Erine James ... a psychology major.

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