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Jamiyus Pittman

Jamiyus  Pittman

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Moultrie, Ga.

High School:
Colquitt County

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 300

Position:
Defensive Line

SOPHOMORE (2015):
-Earned 11 starts and played in all 12 games at defensive tackle
-Amassed 45 tackles with seven tackles for loss, 4.5 sacks, two break-ups and a blocked kick
-FIU 9/3: Blocked a kick, had a hurry, half a tackle for loss and four tackles
-Furman 9/19: Broke up a pass and had four tackles
-South Carolina 9/26: Delivered five tackles with half a tackle for loss
-Tulane 10/3: Notched a sack for 11 yards
-UConn 10/10: Busted out for 2.5 sacks with a break-up
-Temple 10/17: Posted four tackles
-Houston 10/24: Finished with five takedowns
-Cincinnati 10/31: Had eight tackles with half a tackle for loss
-East Carolina 11/19: Posted a 12-yard sack and four tackles
-USF 11/26: Collected three tackles with one for a loss

TRUE FRESHMAN (2014):
-Started against Bethune-Cookman and BYU, and played in all 13 games
-Put up 19 tackles, 4.5 tackles, 2.0 sacks and a forced fumble
-At Houston 10/2: Recorded his first sack as a Knight
-BYU 10/9: Recorded two tackles
-Tulane 10/18: Added one sack for a loss of seven yards
-SMU 11/22: Posted three total tackles and one pass break-up
-Had two tackles each against USF and East Carolina
-St. Pete 12/26: Delivered three tackles

PRIOR TO UCF
-Coached by Rush Propst at Colquitt County High School
-A three-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports
-Ranked as the No. 34 defensive tackle in the country by Rivals, No. 41 by ESPN and No. 54 by 247Sports
-A 2013 All-Region 1-AAAAAA Honorable Mention defensive lineman
-Colquitt County reached at least the GHSA state semifinals each year from 2010-13
-Atlanta Journal-Constitution named him one of the best 10 high school defensive linemen in Georgia in 2013
-Competed in Georgia's Rising Seniors Junior Bowl in 2013
-Played in eight games in 2013, collecting four sacks and approximately 50 tackles
-Selected as a 2011 and 2012 All-Region 1-AAAAAA First Team honoree
-Led the team in 2012 with 10 sacks, and also had 76 tackles overall
-Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes
-Also was a power forward on the basketball team
-Received offers from Arkansas, Florida, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Miami (Fla.), Michigan State, Mississippi, Mississippi State, Nebraska and NC State, with interest from Alabama, Auburn, Florida State, Georgia and Wisconsin

PRIOR TO UCF
-Born in Moultrie, Ga.
-Parents are Nathan Pittman and Zannita Jenkins

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