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Jalen Richard
Jalen  Richard

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Alexandria, La.

High School:
Peabody Magnet HS

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 207

Position:
RB

Experience:
3L

11/29/2014

Southern Miss Loses Season Finale to UAB

Mullens throws for 263 yards in loss

10/24/2014

Football Set for Blackout Game with LA Tech

Southern Miss football hosts Louisiana Tech in the annual Blackout Game.

10/22/2014

Practice Continues as Football Readies for LA Tech

Game time is set for 2:30 p.m., Saturday at The Rock

10/20/2014

Todd Monken Weekly Media Conference

The Golden Eagles head coach discusses the North Texas game and previews Louisiana Tech.

08/09/2014

Head Coach Todd Monken Media Day Transcript

Transcript of head coach Todd Monken from Southern Miss' Media Day

11/29/2014

Football vs UAB

Football vsUAB

11/08/2014

Football vs Marshall

Football vs Marshall

08/30/2014

Football vs MS State

Football vs MS State

08/30/2014

Southern Miss vs. Mississippi State

Southern Miss vs. Mississippi State

04/19/2014

Spring Football Game 2014

Spring Football Game 2014

2014 (Junior): Played in seven games on the season, making three starts … Missed five games due to injury sustained in Mississippi State game … Tallied 459 all-purpose yards, rushing for 236 yards and adding 184 receiving yards … In addition had 21 kickoff return yards and 18 punt return yards … Recorded 236 yards on the ground on 40 carries with a touchdown … Caught 24 balls for 184 yards and a score … Rushed for a season-high 91 yards on six carries against UAB, scoring a touchdown … Added 34 yards in the air against the Blazers and a score … Posted 46 yards on the ground against No. 23 Marshall … Had a season high 71 yards on a season-best eight reception at North Texas … Had a season-long 60-yard rush to go with a season-high 26-yard reception in the season finale against UAB.

2013 (Sophomore): Played in 11 games, making eight starts … Missed the final game of the season with an injury … Finished the season with 322 yards rushing on 85 attempts … Also had 21 receptions for 168 yards and a touchdown … In addition, handled kickoff and punt return duties tallying 181 yards on special teams … Had a season-best 94 yards on a season-high 14 carries at Arkansas … Had season-high 45 yards receiving against Marshall … Also added 44 yards receiving against FIU with a touchdown.

2012 (Freshman): Appeared in 10 games and had six starts as a true freshman … Second on the team in rushing with 426 yards on 87 carries and his four touchdowns were the most among the running backs … Scored two touchdowns on the ground against UCF and was the only running back to have a multi-TD game on the ground … Returned 10 kicks for 259 yards with a long of 43 … Caught eight passes for 39 yards and one touchdown.

High School: Two-star prospect by Rivals.com, Scout.com and ESPN … Rated as the No. 136 running back in the nation by ESPN … Played for coach Phillip Payne at Peabody Magnet High School … Earned First Team All-State honors as a junior … Tabbed First Team All-District and All-Area as a sophomore and junior … Rushed for 2,289 yards on 263 carries as a junior, while adding 140 yards on 13 receptions and 33 touchdowns …Also a member of the track & field team … Finished third in District Championships in the 100 meters and second in the 200 meters … Honor student.

Personal: Full name is Jalen Cantrell Richard … Son of Krissy and James Richard … Has two younger brothers, Jeremy and Justin … Born on Oct. 15, 1993 in Baton Rouge, La. … Majoring in exercise science.

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