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Jacob Lichtenstein

position

Defensive Line

Height

6-5

Weight

270 lbs.

Class

Sixth-Year Redshirt Senior

High School

Cypress Bay, Fla.

Hometown

Weston, Fla.

Previous School

USC

Jacob Lichtenstein - Football - University of Miami Athletics

Before Miami: Spent first five seasons of career at USC…Enjoyed breakout season in final year with Trojans in 2021, finishing with 28 total tackles, six tackles for loss for 17 yards and four sacks totaling 11 yards…Ranked third on team in both tackles for loss and sacks in final campaign…Had 15 tackles with two tackles for loss as redshirt freshman in 2018…Redshirted 2017 season with Trojans but was named Co-Defensive Service Team Player of the Year.

High School: Rated four-star prospect at defensive end by ESPN…Ranked No. 17 strongside defensive end in 2017 class by 247 Sports…Selected to All-Broward First Team by Miami Herald in final season at Cypress Bay…Picked up third-team all-county honors from Herald after junior year… Initially chose USC over offers from Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa State, Minnesota, Mississippi State and Nebraska, among others.