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#1 - JANARION GRANT
WR | SO. | 5-11 | 170
PASCO
TRILBY, FLA.

2013: Appeared in all 13 games as a true freshman ... led RU with 517 kick return yards and 156 punt return yards, scoring a touchdown each way ... named Second Team All-American Athletic Conference as a returner by both the league and Phil Steele ... first RU true freshman since 1998 (Tosh Riddick) to earn all-conference honors ... named Special Teams co-MVP along with punter Nick Marsh at the team banquet ... returned three kickoffs for 127 yards against Notre Dame in the Pinstripe Bowl (12/28) ... made two receptions for 18 yards in first opportunity on offense against Houston (10/26) ... named the American Athletic Conference Special Teams Player of the Week (9/23) ... totaled 106 yards on four punt returns against Arkansas (9/21), including a 58-yard touchdown return in the third quarter ... also registered a 47-yard return in the fourth quarter to help setup RU for the winning score versus the Razorbacks ... returned five punts against Norfolk State (9/7) ... recorded a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown at Fresno State (8/29) on first collegiate touch.

Prior to Rutgers: All-purpose standout for head coach Tom McHugh at Pasco High School … missed the first six games of the season with a broken hand, but still managed to score 20 total touchdowns in seven games played … Class 5A First Team All-State selection on offense … racked up 591 yards rushing, 168 yards receiving, 104 total yards on interception returns … scored five touchdowns against Fivay as a senior (two rushing, one passing, one receiving and a 50-yard interception return for a score) … rated the No. 8 recruit by Bright House Sports Network … helped guide the Pirates to a combined 25-2 record over the past two seasons, including a trip to the 5A state final four in 2011 and a region final appearance in 2012 … set a Pasco County record with 77 career touchdowns … Tampa Tribune All-Pasco First Team selection on offense … lined up at quarterback, running back, wide receiver, punt/kickoff return and defensive back … accounted for more than 1,800 all-purpose yards and 28 touchdowns as a junior … totaled nearly 1,000 yards receiving and led the Tampa area with 18 touchdown receptions as a junior … scored four special teams touchdowns in 2011 … three-star recruit according to Scout.com and the nation’s No. 54 cornerback prospect … three-star Rivals.com recruit and the No. 69 wide receiver nationally … also tabbed by Rivals.com as the No. 90 prospect in Florida … rated a three-star recruit by ESPN.com … a three-star recruit who was listed as the nation’s No. 43 athlete and rated as the 94th-best player in Florida by 247Sports … born 11/20/93.

SEASON
GP-GS
REC
YDS
AVG
TD
LG
2013
13-0
3
21
7.0
0
14

 

SEASON
GP-GS
KR
YDS
AVG
TD
LG
PR
YDS
AVG
TD
LG
2013
13-0
21
517
24.6
1
100
17
156
9.2
1
58
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