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Jayce Nelson
Jayce Nelson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Port Neches, Texas

High School:
Port Neches-Groves HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200

Position:
WR

Experience:
2L

Enters the fall listed as the starter at the Z receiver.

2013 (Sophomore): Played in 10 games ... Hauled in six passes for 40 yards ... Also recorded a tackle on special teams ... Caught a season-high three passes against Nicholls State ... Caught one pass for a season-long 15 yards in the season opener ... Also had a 12-yard reception at Sam Houston State.

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.

08/31/2014

Berry Sets Career Mark as Cards Pick Up Win

Lamar dumps GSU in season opener, Caleb Berry breaks 25-year old record

08/18/2014

2014 Fall Camp - Receivers

Begelton, Roberts lead a strong group of Lamar receivers

03/01/2014

White Teams Wins 2014 Crawfish Bowl Title

Offense shines in annual spring game

02/22/2014

Defense Shines in Second Scrimmage

Cardinals wrap up second spring scrimmage with big defensive plays

08/13/2013

Receiving corps putting together strong camp

Football to hold first two-a-day practice on Thursday

08/31/2014

FB HIGHLIGHTS: The Cardinals win 42-27 over Grambling

(BEAUMONT, TX) ; The Lamar Cardinals opened up their 2014 season against the visiting Grambling State Tigers. Caleb Berry passed for 389 yards and 5 touchdowns in the opener. Mark Roberts caught 2 of Berry touchdown passes and racked up 139 yards receiving. Reggie Begleton caught 12 passes for 119 yards and scored one touchdown. Lamar is now 1-0 and will travel to College Station to face the Texas A&M Aggies next weekend. Kickoff of set for 6:30 P.M. on September 6th on the SEC network.

08/29/2014

PREVIEW: Grambling Rolls into this weekend

(Beaumont, TX) - Jordan Washington takes you through this weeks matchup for the Lamar Cardinals @ Provost-Umphrey Stadium.

08/15/2014

Football: #IceBucketChallenge

Coach Ray Woodard and the Senior Cardinals accept Channel 6's Andrew Chernoff's #icebucketchallenge to #strikeoutALS and challenge Judge Bob Wortham and the Lamar Cardinals Men's Basketball Team.

08/14/2014

FOOTBALL: Camp Upadate

BEAUMONT, TX: Head Coach Ray Woodard discusses camp progress and the first game of the season. The Cardinals open up season play at home against Grambling on August 30 at 7 PM.

08/07/2014

FOOTBALL: Media Day

Coach Ray Woodard and players discuss the new freshman class, camp, and what to expect for the year.

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