Rebel football had a record haul with 26 student-athletes being named to the Fall 2017 Academic All-Mountain West Team.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Spent the 2016 season at Mesa CC ... IOWA: Signed the Hawkeyes out of high school .... Redshirted the 2014: Redshirted season. 2015: Moved from linebacker to tight end and played in eight games, with one reception for eight yards ... Saw first action of career in 31-14 opening win over Illinois State ... One of two tight ends in starting lineup in 31-17 win at Iowa State ... Also played against Pitt, North Texas, Wisconsin, Illinois, Northwestern and in the Rose Bowl against Stanford.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2014 graduate of Franklin Township HS ... A three-year letterman for coach Lou Soloman ... Played DE, TE, WR and DT for the Warriors ... First team all-area as outside linebacker as a senior ... First team all-area as outside linebacker and tight end as a junior ... Third team all-conference as a sophomore ... Three-year starter as defensive end, linebacker and tight end ... Helped prep team reach first round of state playoffs as a sophomore and second round as a junior ... Recorded 51 tackles as a senior, with 13 tackles for loss, five sacks and an interception return for a touchdown ... Finisehd with 13 receptions for 193 yards and three touchdowns on offense ... Collected 44 tackles as a junior, with nine TFL and five sacks, to go with 223 yards on 15 receptions ... Served as a team captain as a senior ... Also competed for Warriors' basketball team.
PERSONAL: Jameer Outsey was born in New Brunswick, NJ ... The son of Wendie Barnes and Elisha Outsey ... Has an older sister, Eboni Barnes.