Tyrell Jacobs94

Class
FR
Hometown
Metairie, La.
High School
Rummel
Height / Weight
6-4 / 260
Position
Defensive Lineman

Bio

HIGH SCHOOL
An extremely tough defensive end who has tremendous length and a wide wingspan that can wreak havoc for opposing offensive lineman, his potential as a pass-rusher caught the attention of the Mizzou coaches … Comes from a program with a winning tradition, including winning consecutive state championships in 2012 and 2013, while the team reached the semi-finals of the state championships in 2014 … Named a Louisiana All-American by USA Today … A three-star recruit by Rivals, 247Sports and ESPN … ESPN ranked him as a top-50 defensive tackle in the class of 2015 … Led the Rummel Raiders to a Louisiana Division I semifnal appearance in 2014 and was a District 9-5A First Team selection … As a junior in 2013, notched the game-winning sack in the state title game … Scout.com rated him as the second-best defensive lineman in the state of Louisiana and the 21st-best prospect at any position in the state … High School Coach – Jay Roth.

PERSONAL
Parents – Tyrone Sr. & Felisha Jacobs … Chose Mizzou over offers from Arizona State, Arkansas, Cal, Colorado State, Georgia Tech, Illinois, Kansas State, Louisville, Mississippi State and Oklahoma among others … Credited Mizzou’s coaching staff and the family environment on display through the recruiting process that really attracted him to MU … Said that Mizzou felt like home and that the academic success of Mizzou’s student-athletes was very influential in his decision-making process … Has an interest in studying accounting in Mizzou’s renowned College of Business.

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