#3 Jaylen Jenkins
|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||Davenport University|
2018 (So.): Played in 11 games for the Beavers in his first season at BSU... Recorded 16 total tackles on the season with 10 solo and 6 assisted tackles and 2.5 tackles for loss... Jenkins set a career high in tackles with 5 total tackles against Minnesota Crookston (Sep. 15)... Recorded an interception against Sioux Falls (Oct. 6)... Recorded 2 total pass breakups on the season, a career high.
Prior to BSU: Totaled six tackles, including five solo, during his first season at Davenport University in 2017... Broke up one pass with the Panthers... Prepped at Hillcrest High School in Chicago... Played for coach Marquice Cole... Put together 83 total tackles (59 solo), 10 tackles for loss, three sacks and one fumble recovery as a senior... Named all-conference and academic all-state... Team went 8-3 and advanced to second round of state playoffs (5A) as a senior.
Personal: Son of Sonja Jenkins and Louis Covington... Undecided major.
Career Highs: Total Tackles: 5 vs Minnesota Crookston (9/15/18); Solo Tackles: 3 vs Minnesota Crookston (9/15/18); Assisted Tackles: 2 (x2) last vs Minnesota State (10/20/18); TFL: 2 vs MSU Moorhead (11/3/18); Sacks: 1 vs MSU Moorhead (11/3/18); Interceptions: 1 vs Sioux Falls (10/6/18); Interception yards: 40 vs Sioux Falls (10/6/18); PBU: 1 (x2) last vs Minot State (11/10/18).