• 2014 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Football Team
2017: Appeared in the final four regular-season games, making two starts after coming off an early-season injury ... totaled 18 tackles, 4.5 tackles were for loss with 1.5 as sacks in limited action ... tied his career-best with seven tackles in win over Navy (Nov. 24), also had a 0.5 sack and 0.5 tackle for loss ... had a career day at Tulane (Nov. 18) with seven tackles, 1.0 sack and 3.0 tackles for loss ... saw action in win vs. ECU (Nov. 4) and had two tackles and a QBH ... made first appearance of 2017 at USF after recovering from injury ... had two tackles and a tackle for loss in win vs. Bulls (Oct. 28).
2016: Started nine of 11 games played ... had two quarterback hurries in a home win over Tulane ... had five tackles in a road loss at SMU ... tallied on tackle for loss in a win over Tulsa ... had six tackles at Navy ... tallied one tackle in a home win vs. UConn ... tallied two tackles and a 0.5 tackle for loss in a win over No. 3 Oklahoma.
2015: Registered 13 tackles while appearing in 13 games ... had two tackles and a 0.5 sack in Houston’s win over Florida State in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl ... recovered a fumble in his collegiate debut at Louisville ... collected his second fumble recovery of the season againt SMU.
High School: Named to the Houston Chronicle’s Top 100 ... named to VYPE Magazine’s 2014 Houston Hot 100 ... No. 84 defensive end nationally by 247Sports ... named first team All-District 13-5A in 2012 and second team All-District 13-5A in 2013 ... had 57 tackles as a senior defensive tackle and 33 tackles as a junior defensive end ... a member of Dekaney’s National Honor Society.
Personal: Majoring in Retail Consumer Science.
Jerard Carter's Career Bests
Tackles: 7, twice, last vs. Navy (2017)
Tackles for Loss: 3.0, at Tulane (2017)
Sacks: 1.0, at Tulane (2017)
Fumbles Recovered: 1, twice, last vs. SMU (2015)
QBH: 2, Tulane (2016)