Jacquez Adams

#32 Jacquez Adams

CB | r-Fr. | 5-11 | 164 | Reisterstown, Md. | Franklin HS/Milford Academy

2016 (Fr.)

  • Redshirted

High School

  • Originally signed with West Virginia out of high school in 2015
  • Played one season for coach Bill Chaplick at Milford Academy (New Berlin, N.Y.)
  • Finished 2015 with six receptions for 189 yards and three touchdowns in four games
  • Added 51 rushing yards and one touchdown pass
  • Previously played for coach Anthony Burgos at Franklin High
  • Two-time Maryland Class 3A/4A First-Team All-State performer
  • Led Franklin High to a 13-1 record and a 7-0 mark in the region as a senior
  • Team captured the Maryland Class 3A state championship with a 35-21 victory over Damascus
  • Four-year career totals were 4,810 yards passing and 51 touchdowns, 1,932 yards rushing and 27 scores
  • Totaled 6,740 total yards for his career; also played free safety and had 22 career tackles
  • Completed 108-of-175 passes for 1,539 yards and 16 touchdowns as a senior
  • 2014 rushing totals were 916 yards and 12 touchdowns
  • Led Franklin to the 2013 Class 3A state championship, passing for 2,836 yards and 30 touchdowns, while rushing for 885 yards and 14 scores
  • Three-star ranking by Rivals, Scout, 247sports and ESPN
  • No. 6 player in prep school according to Rivals


  • Birthday is December 26
  • Son of Robert Adams
  • Twin brother, Jordan, redshirted at WVU in 2015
  • Majoring in sport management

Award Winners for the Texas Game

By Mike Montoro | November 13, 2016

The West Virginia University football coaching staff has named its award winners for outstanding performances in the Mountaineers 24-20 win over Texas at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas, on Saturday, Nov. 12.