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Jalon

Bethea

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Defensive Back
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 172
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Durham, N.C.
High School: Hillside

Bio

Looks to start at the free safety position after his 2017 season was hampered by injury … Brings tremendous speed an athleticism to the position …  Has been an excellent special teams player during his career … Has played in 18 games in his career with one start … Should help the Aggies in stopping the run with the ability to make tackles in the open field … Has an impressive 95 ½ inch reach …

2017 Season: Played in six games with one start … Finished the season with six tackles (three unassisted) … Made three tackles in the Aggies upset win over Charlotte on Sept. 16 … Did return from injury for the Aggies Celebration Bowl win over Grambling State on Dec. 16.

2016 Season: Played in 12 games without a start … Made seven tackles (four unassisted) … Opened the season with two unassisted tackles in a win over St. Augustine’s on Sept. 3 … Five of his tackles came on special teams.

High School: Played both safety and cornerback during his high school career … Was a three-year starter at Hillside … Earned two all-conference nods during his career … Finished his career with 14 interceptions with seven of those INTs coming during his senior season.

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