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University of Miami Athletics

Jamal Carter, Sr.






207 lbs.




Naranja, Fla.


Liberal Arts

High School

Miami Southridge HS

Jamal Carter, Sr. - Football - University of Miami Athletics

2016 (Senior): Saw action in all 13 games with 12 starts and served as one of Miami’s top defensive playmakers…Led team with 85 tackles…Led all defensive players in tackle total in five of 13 games…Totaled three pass breakups and had 1.0 tackle for loss…Started season opener against Florida A&M (Sept. 3) and recorded one solo tackle…Delivered four-tackle performance (all solo) in start vs. FAU (Sept. 10)…Totaled six tackles (three solo) with one PBU in start against Appalachian State (Sept. 17)…Led team and set career mark with nine solo tackles in start on the road at Georgia Tech (Oct. 1)…Totaled three tackles in start against Florida State (Oct. 8)…Missed first half but totaled five tackles (three solo) in action against North Carolina (Oct. 15)…Tied career high with 11 tackles in start at Virginia Tech (Oct. 20)…Finished with four tackles (three solo) in start at Notre Dame (Oct. 29)…Had four tackles, 0.5 TFLs one PBU in start against Pittsburgh (Nov. 5)…Started and led team with nine tackles (five solo) in win at Virginia (Nov. 12)…Led team with 10 tackles (six solo) in win at NC State (Nov. 19)…Had 0.5 TFLs and one PBU against Wolfpack…Led Miami with 13 tackles (four solo) in regular season finale win over Duke (Nov. 26)…Tied for second on team with six tackles (five solo) in Russell Athletic Bowl victory over West Virginia (Dec. 28).
2015 (Junior): One of Miami’s top contributors in secondary…Saw action in all 12 regular season games and totaled career-best 48 tackles…Had one interception, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery…Ranked fifth on team with 48 tackles despite starting just one game…Made season debut vs. Bethune-Cookman (Sept. 5) and recorded one unassisted tackle…Totaled two solo tackles and first forced fumble of career in action vs. FAU (Sept. 11)…Had two solo tackles and one PBU vs. Nebraska (Sept. 19)…Had two tackles (one solo) in action at Cincinnati (Oct. 1)…Had three tackles (two solo) at Florida State (Oct. 10)…Added five tackles (one solo) in action vs. Virginia Tech (Oct. 17)…Led team with career-best 11 tackles (five solo) against Clemson (Oct. 24)…Added five tackles at Duke (Oct. 31)…Recorded five tackles against Virginia (Nov. 7)…Had six tackles and 0.5 TFLs at North Carolina (Nov. 14)…Dominant outing against Georgia Tech (Nov. 21) included first interception of season, forced fumble and three tackles…Returned interception 48 yards…Also added one PBU vs. Yellow Jackets…Had three tackles in regular season finale at Pittsburgh (Nov. 27).
2014 (Sophomore): Saw action in all 13 games, including two starts…Recorded career-high six tackles and one PBU against Arkansas State…Had four tackles against Duke…Had two PBUs against Florida State…Made first career start against Virginia and pulled in first career interception…Made second consecutive start against Pittsburgh and totaled three tackles.
2013 (True Freshman): Played in 12 games, primarily on special teams…Tallied four tackles, making three solo stops…Had four kick returns for 60 yards…Made college debut in season-opening win over FAU, recording first collegiate tackle…Added one tackle against Savannah State, Georgia Tech, Duke and Pitt…First kick return came against Virginia – a 10-yard gain…Had three returns for 50 yards in road win at Pitt.
High School: Rated as four-star prospect by ESPN, 247Sports, Rivals and Scout…Rated No. 17-best safety by Scout, No. 21 by Rivals and No. 22 by 247Sports…Listed as 40th-best athlete by ESPN…Recorded 73 tackles and one interception as senior in 2012…Coached by Lamont Green at Miami Southridge Senior HS.

2016 13-12 53 32 85 1.0 1 0.0 0 0 0 3 0 0
2015 12-1 23 25 48 0.5 1 0.0 0 1 0 2 1 48
2014 13-2 15 11 26 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 5 1 0
2013 12-0 5 1 6 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CAREER 50-15 96 69 165 1.5 2 0.0 0 1 0 10 2 48