2016 — Did not see any action.
2015 — Did not see any action.
2014 — Member of scout team....awarded redshirt and extra year of eligibility.
High School: 2014 graduate of Statesville (3A) High School...football coach was Randall Gusler...played linebacker and also handled long snapping duties...two-time all-conference and all-county selection...credited with 242 tackles, including 20 for-loss, in his career...served as team captain and totaled 123 tackles as a senior...keyed Statesville to an 11-1 record and conference championship his junior year, totaling 119 tackles, including 11 for-loss...three-year letterman who pitched and played right field.
Personal: Full name is Jacob Thomas Powell...born October 16, 1995, in Greensboro, North Carolina...son of Jason and Kristen Powell...has two sisters, Janna and Jessica...heath sciences major.