A tight-end who will be looked upon in both the run and passing game … Allows for mismatches because of his size … Has played in 13 career games and has one career reception.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2017)
Played in all 13 games and made starts against Syracuse, the first of his career, and Arkansas … Recorded his first career reception for 18 yards against Troy.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2016)
Did not see action and redshirted the season.
Versatile tight end who will be able to contribute in the running or passing game ... Big frame that will allow for mismatches in the passing game ... Can also set the edge as a blocking tight end ... A four-star prospect by Scout, 247Sports and ESPN ... Rated as the No. 188 national prospect by Scout, No. 219 by ESPN and No. 243 by 247Sports ... Ranked as the seventh-best tight end and the 13th best prospect in Louisiana ... Caught 17 passes for 345 yards and three TDs as a junior ... Followed that with 295 receiving yards as a senior ... Earned a spot in the USA Today All-USA First Team for the state of Louisiana in 2015 ... Participated in the 2016 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl ... Coached by Al Jones.
Parents are Racquel and Curtis Pettigrew ... Born April 22, 1998 ... Majoring in sport administration.
JAMAL PETTIGREW'S CAREER HIGHS
Receptions: 1 vs. Troy, Sep 30, 2017
Receiving yards: 18 vs. Troy, Sep 30, 2017 (1 reception)
Long reception: 18 vs. Troy, Sep 30, 2017