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6-1 / 220
Commodores hold 59-play scrimmage in stadium Saturday night
Squad works on game situations in ninth preseason practice
Shurmur sparks unit in 11-on-11 team drills
Offense, defense battle in competitive workout
Offense shines early, defense takes over late
The Commodores held the team's third scrimmage of the preseason inside Vanderbilt Stadium.
The Commodores held the Spring Showcase on March 25, 2017. It is the featured practice of Spring Ball 2017.
2016 Freshman SEC Academic Honor Roll
Wakefield did not play as a true freshman in crowded running back corps, but impressed observers with blend of athletism and physicality as a offensive scout back.
Two-time team captain... Three-year starting RB... Two-time 3A All-State and All-Region selection... Accumulated 5,112 rushing yards and 67 total TDs during Providence career... As a senior, rushed for 1,885 yards and 23 TDs... Named to Times-Union Super 24 and finalist for 3A Mr. Football Award... Invited to play in Blue-Grey All-American Bowl... As a junior, rushed for 2,537 yards and 37 TDs for 8-3 squad, including a record-setting 469-yard effort in regular season... Rushed for 690 yards and seven TDs as sophomore... Earned letters in basketball and track & field.
Jamauri Lamar Wakefield... Born Oct. 21, 1997... Son of Darryl Wakefield Jr. and Chanda Wakefield... Born and raised in Jacksonville... Has a younger brother, Jamal... Dad works as mortgage consultant; mom is insurance analyst... Music enthusiast who plays jazz piano.