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Tahj Kimble
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fernandina Beach, FL

High School:
Fernandina Beach

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 211

Position:
RB

08/10/2013

RB Kimble, Eagles Wrap First Preseason Scrimmage Saturday

There are 21 days to season's kickoff against Villanova (Aug. 31)

09/08/2012

Football Beats Maine, 34-3

Spiffy Evans returned a punt 83 yards for a score

09/01/2012

Hurricanes Take Down Eagles in Season Opener, 41-32

Chase Rettig finishes with a career high 441 yards, while Alex Amidon has a career high 149 yards.

08/22/2012

Football Completes Final Preseason Scrimmage

Ten days to Sept. 1 kickoff against Miami

08/03/2012

Q&A With Chase Rettig

Preseason training camp opens Monday and Rettig is ready to get the season started

11/19/2011

Boston College vs. Notre Dame :: Nov. 19, 2011 (AP Photos)

Boston College vs. Notre Dame :: Nov. 19, 2011 (AP Photos)

11/12/2011

Boston College Edges NC State on Senior Day :: Nov. 12, 2011 (AP Photo)

Boston College Edges NC State on Senior Day :: Nov. 12, 2011 (AP Photo)

KIMBLE'S CAREER HIGHS
Touchdowns: 1, Miami, Sep 01, 2012 ; Duke, Sep 17, 2011 ; Massachusetts, Sep 24, 2011
Rush attempts: 11, at Clemson, Oct 08, 2011
Rush yards: 57, at Clemson, Oct 08, 2011 (11 carries)
Rush TDs: 1, Massachusetts, Sep 24, 2011
Long rush: 13, Maine, Sep 08, 2012
Receptions: 8, Miami, Sep 01, 2012
Receiving yards: 130, Miami, Sep 01, 2012 (8 receptions)
Receiving TDs: 1, Miami, Sep 01, 2012 ; Duke, Sep 17, 2011
Long reception: 31, Miami, Sep 01, 2012 ; Duke, Sep 17, 2011
Total offense attempts: 11, at Clemson, Oct 08, 2011 (11 rush,0 pass)
Total offense yards: 57, at Clemson, Oct 08, 2011 (57 rush,0 pass)
All-purpose yards: 175, Miami, Sep 01, 2012
Kick returns: 5, at UCF, Sep 10, 2011
Kick return yards: 93, at UCF, Sep 10, 2011 (5 returns)
Long kick return: 35, Massachusetts, Sep 24, 2011

2012 (SOPHOMORE): Played in three games ... totaled 70 yards on 17 carries and 10 receptions for 151 yards ... averaged 4.1 yards per rush and 15.1 yards per reception ... tallied career-highs in receptions (8), receiving yards (130), and touchdown receptions (1) against Miami (Sept. 1) ... 10 carries for 45 yards against Miami ... two attempts for 14 yards versus Maine (Sept. 8) ... recorded 11 yards on five carries and 21 yards on two receptions at Northwestern (Sept. 15).

2011 (FRESHMAN): Played in 10 games ... registered made one start at Miami (Nov. 25) ... finished third on the team with 156 rushing yards in 43 attempts ... also ranked third on the Eagles with 568 all-purpose yards and second with 345 kick-return yards ... registered the longest kick return of the season, a 35-yarder, against UMass (Sept. 24) ... added 67 receiving yards on eight catches to his season totals ... led BC with 42 rushing yards on 10 carries and caught one pass for three yards at Notre Dame (Nov. 19) ... rushed for 57 yards and had 70 yards on three kick returns at Clemson (Oct. 8) ... scored a rushing touchdown against UMass (Sept. 24), while returning three kicks for 50 yards and carrying the ball five times for 17 yards ... caught first career touchdown against Duke (Sept. 17); also recorded three receptions for 53 yards, tallied six yards on three carries and 18 yards on one kickoff return ... carried the ball twice, totaling nine yards and returned three kickoffs for 67 yards in collegiate debut against Northwestern (Sept. 3).

2010 (FRESHMAN): Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a three-time All-Nassau County selection as a running back at Fernandina Beach High School ... shared Nassau County MVP honors in 2008 ... carried the ball 166 times for 1,249 yards and 11 touchdowns as a senior; also registered 209 receiving yards for two more scores ... played for head coach Ed "Puggy" Brown.

PERSONAL: Tahj Jamal Kimble, born February 6, 1992 ... enrolled as a communications major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... is the of recipient The Michael F. Price Endowed Athletic Fund ... Tahj is the son of Shalene Raysor and Rod Kimble.

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