James Cox
James  Cox


Tuscaloosa, Ala.

High School:
Northridge HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190




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Quarterback Tyler Matthews led the White Team to a 22-14 victory in the Spring Game.


Football Balanced in Second Scrimmage

Southern Miss football scrimmaged for the second time this spring.


Southern Miss Football vs. Appalachian State Game Notes


Southern Miss Holds Off Alcorn State, 26-20

Corey Acosta kicked a career-best four field goals and Southern Miss held off Alcorn State 26-20 Saturday night.


C-USA Honors 128 Southern Miss Student-Athletes to Commissioner's Honor Roll


Featuring James Cox


Southern Miss vs. LA Tech

Southern Miss vs. LA Tech- USA Today Gallery


Southern Miss at Middle Tennessee

Southern Miss falls to Middle Tennessee, 37-31.


Football vs Alcorn

football vs Alcorn


Spring Football Game 2014

Spring Football Game 2014

Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll (2013)

2014 (Sophomore): Played in 11 games on the season, making three starts … Earned starts against Mississippi State, Alcorn State, and Rice … Recorded 219 yards on 15 receptions with a pair of touchdowns … Caught touchdown passes against Alcorn State and Rice … Had a season-high 60 yards against Appalachian State, while boasting 54 yards against Rice … Had a season-long 41-yard reception against Rice.

2013 (Freshman): Named to the 2013-14 Conference USA Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll … Played in 10 games as a true freshman, making three starts on the year … Made collegiate debut in the season-opener against Texas State … Earned first collegiate start on the road versus Arkansas … Finished the season with 14 receptions for 197 yards (6.93 yards per reception) and two touchdowns … Scored a touchdown in the season-opener against Texas State, while adding a TD in the season-finale against UAB … Had a season-best three receptions against Boise State and East Carolina … Had a season-long 47-yard reception in the Golden Eagles’ 62-27 victory over UAB … Finished game against Blazers with a season-high 68 yards.

High School: Three-star recruit by ESPN.com, 247Sports.com and Rivals.com … Two-star recruit by Scout.com … Rated as the No. 28 player from Alabama by Rivals.com and ESPN.com and No. 43 by 247Sports.com … ESPN.com rated Cox as the No. 134 WR in the 2013 class … Played for coach Michael Smith at Northridge High School … Caught eight touchdowns with 658 yards as a junior.

Personal: Full name is James Alexander Cox … Son of Victoria Hewis-Cox and Patrick Cox … Has two younger sisters, Olivia and Catherine … Born on Feb. 6, 1995 in Tuscaloosa, Ala. … Majoring in financial business.

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