2012: Played in six games on the year without recording a statistic ...First collegiate appearance came in 31-0 win over Langston (9/22).
High School: Led Port Neches-Groves High School to a 7-3 overall record in 2011 ... District 20-4A Offensive MVP as a senior ... Honorable mention all-state selection as a junior and senior ... Beaumont Enterprise Super Gold First Team as a junior and senior ... Named to Port Arthur News Super Team as a junior and senior ... Caught 62 passes for 1,033 yards and 10 touchdowns, setting school records for receiving yards, touchdowns and receptions in a single season ... All-State Academic selection ... Also starred on the Port Neches-Groves basketball team.
Personal: Jayce Nelson was born on Aug. 15, 1994 ... Son of James and Donnah Nelson ... Majoring in kinesiology.