Jimmie transitioned to the defensive side of the ball during
his redshirt season in 2011 and is slated for a reserve role at cornerback ...
honored as Jackrabbits’ Scout Special Teams Player of the Year in 2011 ...
named Scout Special Teams Player of the Week leading up to season opener versus
Southern Utah and again prior to game against Northern Iowa ... also recognized
as Scout Defense Player of the Year in preparation for conference opener at
Was a highly decorated quarterback at Omaha
Burke High School, but moved to defensive back at the collegiate level ... a
two-time first-team all-state selection and the Huskerland Preps Magazine
Player of the Year, he accounted for more than 2,500 yards of total offense ...
threw for 1,386 yards and 13 touchdowns for coach Paul Limongi’s squad and
added 1,171 yards and 24 touchdowns rushing, averaging 8.6 yards per carry, in
earning all-Super State honors and being named the honorary captain of the
all-state team. ... in all, he set eight school records in leading Omaha Burke
to the state semifinals while compiling a 23-7 career record as a starter ... selected to play in 2011
Nebraska Shrine Bowl