Jamauri Wakefield 32
Jamauri  Wakefield
Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Jacksonville, Fla.

High School:
Providence

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 220

Position:
RB

 

11/25/2017

Postgame Notes – Tennessee

Vanderbilt defeats the Volunteers 42-24

11/11/2017

Postgame Notes - Kentucky

Commodores fall to Kentucky

11/08/2017

VUFB partnering with Medals of Honor

Commodores' uniforms on Saturday will feature names of fallen soldiers

10/28/2017

Postgame Notes – South Carolina

South Carolina 34, Vanderbilt 27

08/13/2017

Energy high at stadium scrimmage

Commodores hold 59-play scrimmage in stadium Saturday night

11/18/2017

Football vs. Missouri | Photos by Joe Howell (11/18/17)

Vanderbilt falls 45-17 to Missouri in last home contest of '17. (11/18/17) Photos by Joe Howell.

11/04/2017

Vanderbilt vs. Western Kentucky

Vanderbilt football team takes on Western Kentucky Saturday morning at Vanderbilt Stadium.

10/28/2017

Football at South Carolina | Photos by Zach Bland (10/27/17)

Vanderbilt football on the road at South Carolina. Photos by Zach Bland (10/27/17)

10/14/2017

Vanderbilt vs. Ole Miss

The Commodores traveled to Oxford to take on Ole Miss Saturday afternoon.

10/14/2017

Vanderbilt vs. Ole Miss

USATSI Photos from Vanderbilt football vs. Ole Miss. Saturday Oct. 14, 2017

Honors
2016-17  Freshman SEC Academic Honor Roll

2017
Wakefield served as one of the top Commodores behind career leading rusher Ralph Webb... Played in 11 of 12 games as a redshirt freshman... Concluded the season with 28 carries for 115 rushing yards, and three receptions for 15 yards... Season highs of 15 rush attempts and 64 yards came in win over Alabama A&M... The A&M performance also included 13-yard carry, longest of the year... Also concluded the year with positive outing in win over Tennessee.    

2016

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.

High School 
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.

Personal 
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.

Career Highs
Rushing Yards: 64, vs. Alabama A&M, 9/9/2017
Rush Attempts: 15, vs. Alabama A&M, 9/9/2017
Longest Rush: 13, vs. Alabama A&M, 9/9/2017
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