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Rated as a three-star prospect by 247Sports, ESPN and Rivals … Ranked as the No. 70 player coming out of Texas in the 2019 recruiting class by Rivals.

High School: Played for coach Terry Gambill at perennial power Allen HS … Helped the Eagles post a 58-3 record during his four years at the school … Won the 2017 UIL Class 6 Division I state championship with Allen and made three semifinal appearances in 2015, 2016 and 2018 … Contributed significantly on an Allen defense that held opponents to 14 points or less on eight occasions in 2018, including two shutout victories over Horn and Coppell … Was an honorable mention selection on the Texas Sports Writers Association Class 6A all-state football team … Chose Oklahoma State over reported offers from Colorado, Kansas State, Oregon, Texas Tech, Washington and others.

Personal: Born Nov. 29, 2000 … Son of Tinez and Tonya Jernigan … Plans to study engineering.

Jayden Jernigan
  • DT
  • 6-1
  • 280
  • Allen, TX
  • Allen HS