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Jamal Shumpert signs with ICC football

He averaged 12 tackles per game in 2017 at IAHS.

Posted: Dec. 18, 2017 9:51 PM
Updated: Dec. 18, 2017 11:04 PM

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - Itawamba AHS running back/linebacker Jamal Shumpert has signed with Itawamba Community College's football program.

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Shumpert had 478 tackles in 45 games at IAHS, along with nine sacks and six interceptions.

As a senior, Shumpert totaled 156 tackles.

"The coaches see that I'm a physical player," Shumpert said. "I hit people in the mouth, that's what I do, and that's what they like about me.

"The biggest thing for me is I've got to work on my speed, but I plan to do that. I'm just hungry for the ball, that's all, I've got a knack for being there and that's what I do."

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