WVU announces addition of graduate transfer

WVU announces addition of graduate transfer

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WVU announces addition of graduate transfer

MORGANTOWN, W.Va.  – West Virginia University football coach Dana Holgorsen has announced that Clemson graduate transfer Jabril Robinson, a 6-2, 270-pound defensive lineman from Leland, North Carolina, has signed a grant-in-aid for the 2018-19 academic year. He graduated in December 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in parks, recreation & tourism management.

Jabril Robinson, DL, r-Sr., 6-2, 270, Leland, N.C./North Brunswick/Clemson

2017 (r-Jr.)

  • Finished with 19 tackles, 0.5 tackles for loss and two quarterback pressures on 206 snaps over 11 games
  • Registered two tackles and 0.5 tackles for loss on 30 snaps at No. 14 Louisville on Sept. 16
  • Had three tackles in 14 snaps against Boston College on Sept. 23
  • Posted three tackles on 28 snaps against Georgia Tech on Oct. 28; named team co-defensive player-of-the-game
  • Finished with three tackles on 16 snaps against The Citadel on Nov. 18
  • Had three tackles on 18 snaps against No. 7 Miami in the ACC Championship Game on Dec. 2

2016 (r-So.)

  • Had five tackles on 65 snaps over six games
  • Finished with a tackle on 19 snaps against SC State
  • Had a tackle for loss and two quarterback pressures on 21 snaps against Syracuse
  • Used on seven snaps against South Carolina

2015 (r-Fr.)

  • Finished with 14 tackles, including a sack, on 66 snaps over six games
  • Posted a sack in his first career game against Wofford
  • Had four stops against Appalachian State
  • Had two tackles against Boston College

2014 (Fr.)

  • Redshirted

High School

  • Played for Coach Garry Bishop at North Brunswick High School
  • Shrine Bowl selection
  • Offense-Defense All-American Bowl selection
  • Named all-conference, all-county and all-area as a senior
  • Registered a team-high 110 tackles, a team-high 27 tackles for loss and five sacks as a senior
  • Had 72 tackles, 20 tackles for loss, 12 sacks and two caused fumbles as a junior.


Press Release: WVU Sports Communications

Photo Credit: Jeff Ruff, BGS



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