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Jalen Richard
Jalen Richard


Alexandria, La.

High School:
Peabody Magnet HS

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 207




Football Set for Blackout Game with LA Tech

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


Practice Continues as Football Readies for LA Tech

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


Todd Monken Weekly Media Conference

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


Head Coach Todd Monken Media Day Transcript

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


Football Concludes Third Scrimmage

Southern Miss conducted its third scrimmage of the spring at The Rock.


Football vs Marshall

Football vs Marshall


Football vs MS State

Football vs MS State


Southern Miss vs. Mississippi State

Southern Miss vs. Mississippi State


Spring Football Game 2014

Spring Football Game 2014


Southern Miss Falls to MTSU, 42-21

Nick Mullens finished with 289 yards and 3 touchdowns as the Golden Eagles fell to MTSU on Saturday.

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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