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Jakai Clark

position

Offensive Line

Height

6-3

Weight

320 lbs.

Class

Sophomore

Hometown

Loganville, Ga.

High School

Grayson

2020 (Sophomore): Made first start of season and 13th of career in opener in win at top-20 Louisville (Sept. 19), helping pave way for 485-yard performance with start at left guard…Started at left guard in romp of rival Florida State (Sept. 26) in which Miami gained 517 yards, including 200 rushing yards…Started at left guard at top-ranked Clemson (Oct. 17).

2019 (True Freshman): Started all 12 games in which he participated, emerging as top option on offensive line…Started final 12 games of season at right guard…Made first start of career at North Carolina (Sept. 7), making career debut at right guard…Started at right guard in home wins over Bethune-Cookman (Sept. 14) and Central Michigan (Sept. 21)…Started at right guard against Virginia Tech (Oct. 5)…Made start at right guard in win over Virginia (Oct. 11)…Started at right guard against Georgia Tech (Oct. 19)…Helped Miami win back-to-back road games with starts at right guard at Pittsburgh (Oct. 26) and at Florida State (Nov. 2)…Started at right guard in win over Louisville (Nov. 9), helping lead offense to 449-yard performance including 197 rushing yards…Made start at right guard in games versus FIU (Nov. 23) and in regular season finale at Duke (Nov. 30)…Started at right guard in Walk-On’s Independence Bowl against Louisiana Tech (Dec. 26).

High School: Consensus three-star prospect by ESPN.com, Rivals.com and 247Sports.com…Ranked No. 10 center in country by ESPN.com…Listed as No. 14 center in country by 247Sports.com…Rated No. 101 player in Georgia by Rivals.com…Helped Grayson reach regional finals in 2018 Class AAAAAAA playoffs…Chose Miami over offers from Auburn, Illinois, Syracuse, West Virginia, Arizona, Boston College, Cincinnati, Minnesota, Oregon State, Rutgers, Southern Miss, Temple and Tulane, among others.