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Jaylon Ferguson
Jaylon  Ferguson

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
St. Francisville, La.

High School:
West Feliciana HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 255

Position:
Defensive End

Birthdate:
12/14/1995

Experience:
1L

09/26/2016

LA Tech Weekly Football Press Conference Transcript: Sept. 26

LA Tech hosts UTEP at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1 at Joe Aillet Stadium in Ruston

09/24/2016

LA Tech Drops C-USA Opener, 38-34, at Middle Tennessee

Ryan Higgins became the third quarterback in school history to eclipse the 500-yards passing mark

09/24/2016

Post-Game Notes

Bulldogs fall on the road to the Blue Raiders, 38-34

09/11/2016

Post-Game Notes

LA Tech downed SC State, 53-24, after four-hour weather delay

09/05/2016

Louisiana Tech Weekly Football Press Conference Transcript: Sept. 5

The Bulldogs host South Carolina State at 6 p.m. Saturday in the home opener at Joe Aillet Stadium

04/16/2016

2016 LA Tech Spring Game

2016 LA Tech Spring Game presented by Dairy Queen

11/07/2015

Louisiana Tech vs. North Texas

Photos from Louisiana Tech's game vs. North Texas

10/30/2015

Louisiana Tech at Rice

Photos of LA Tech's 2015 game at Rice

10/24/2015

Louisiana Tech vs. Middle Tennessee

Photos from Louisiana Tech's game against Middle Tennessee

10/10/2015

Louisiana Tech at UTSA

Photos from Louisiana Tech's football game at UTSA.

2015 FWAA Freshman All-America
2015 Sporting News Freshman All-America
2015 Honorable Mention All-Conference USA
2015 Conference USA All-Freshman Team
2015 Second Team All-Louisiana

2015:
Played in 12 games, making five starts at defensive end ... Totaled 35 tackles (22 solo, 13 assisted) on the year with a team-high 15 tackles for loss ... Tied a team-high with six sacks while also recording two forced fumbles ... Registered one solo tackle against Southern (9/5) in first career action as a Bulldog ... Recorded one tackle (solo) against Kansas State (9/19) ... Recorded a solo tackle against FIU (9/26) ... Had a career day at UTSA (10/10) in first career start, recording seven tackles (five solo, two assisted), two sacks and four tackles for loss ... Tallied five tackles (two solo, three assisted), including two and a half for loss and was credited with three quarterback hurries against Mississippi State (10/17) ... Recorded three solo tackles, including two sacks while forcing a fumble and being credited with a quarterback hurry against Middle Tennessee (10/24) ... Registered five solo tackles, including three for loss and a sack, as well as being credited with a quarterback hurry against rice (10/30) ... Recorded six tackles (two solo, four assisted) including 2.5 tackles for loss against North Texas (11/7) ... Assisted on two tackles against UTEP (11/21) ... Recorded two solo tackles and broke up a pass against Southern Miss (11/28) ... Posted one tackle that went for a loss of one yard versus Arkansas State (12/19) in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl.

2014:
Redshirted 2014 season, did not play.

High School: Graduated from West Feliciana High School in 2014 ... Lettered four years in football and basketball ... Received all-state honors and was an East all-star his senior year while garnering district and metro MVP honors in addition to his all-metro and all-district honors ... Also received all-district honors his junior year ... Coached by Robb Odom.

Personal: Jaylon O'Neal Ferguson ... Son of Richard and Jackie Harris ... Born on Dec. 14, 1995 in Zachary, La. ... Has two younger siblings: Jazmond Ferguson and Richard Harris, Jr. ... Chose LA Tech over Memphis, Mississippi State, Missouri, NC State, Tulane and UCF ... Recruited by Joe Sloan.

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