Senior (2012): Saw action in nine games as a reserve defensive back ... had season-best five tackles vs. Louisiana Tech.
Junior (2011): Played in all 14 games as a reserve defensive back and special teams performer ... Recorded multiple tackles in seven games, including a season-high six stops (three solo) in the win over Georgia State ... Broke up passes at Tulane and at Tulsa ... Also had an interception in the victory at Tulsa ... Finished the year with 21 total tackles including two solo stops at Tulane.
Sophomore (2010): Played in all12 games, and handled kickoff return duties alongside Tyron Carrier ... Returned two kickoffs for 32 yardscaught a seven-yard pass and rushed one time for a yard against Texas State during the season opener ... Had one carry for one yard in games against Texas State and Mississippi State ... Recorded 13 special teams tackles.
Freshman (2009): One of 29 players to compete in all 14 games ... One of only five freshmen to play all 14 games ... Made his collegiate debut against Northwestern State during the season opener... Recorded two tackles on special teams at C-USA rival Tulane ... Posted a solo tackle on special teams at C-USA rival UCF ... Recorded six tackles, including four solo, against C-USA rival Memphis ... Finished with eight tackles, including four solo stops and one for a loss of a yard, against C-USA rival Rice during the regular-season finale. Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl: Tied a Houston single-season record with 14 games played against Air Force.
High School: Competed for head coach Ray Seals at Madison High ... Helped lead the Marlins to a 9-3 record and District 20-5A co-championship ... Named District 20-5A MVP ... Also picked up First Team All-District honors ... Named the Team MVP and Offensive MVP as well ... Also ran track and competed in the 300-meter hurdles and 400-meters.
Personal: Full name is Jeffery Jamail Lewis ... Born Dec. 14, 1990, in Houston ... Son of Bobbie Estelle of Houston ... Majoring in kinesiology-sports administration.
Lewis' Career Bests
Tackles: 8, vs. Rice, 2009
Tackles for Loss: 1.0, vs. Rice, 2009