The Eagles will open Alumni Stadium with the first conference game against Pittsburgh
JAY'S CAREER HIGHS
2014 (SENIOR):Saw action in all 13 games … competed in 160 plays, mainly on special teams, getting in in 86 special-teams plays … made an assisted tackle at Massachusetts (Aug. 30) … earned the Athletics Director’s Award for Academic Achievement.
2013 (JUNIOR): Saw action in six games ... made his collegiate debut at North Carolina (Oct. 26) ... registered one reception - the first of his career - for 14 yards in the AdvoCare v100 Independence Bowl in Shreveport, La. … earned the Athletics Director’s Award for Academic Achievement.
2012 (FRESHMAN): Did not see any game action ... joined the team as a walk-on prior to spring (2012) practice … earned the Athletics Director’s Award for Academic Achievement.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned All-Erickson league honors as a senior wide receiver and defensive back in 2010; totaled 453 receiving yards and seven touchdowns; registered 30 tackles, two and a half sacks and four interceptions ... played for head coach Jarrett Shine ... also set his school's record in the long jump with 22'3" ... earned All-New England track and field honors as a member of the school's 4 x 100 team and long jumper.
PERSONAL: Jeffrey Robert Jay ... graduated with an economics degree from Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences … Jeffrey is the son of Mary Ellen and Jeffrey Jay; his older sister Carolyn is a Boston College graduate.