The offense scored five TDs. The defense had two interceptions and six quarterback sacks.
The SAMMYS were handed out for academic, athletics and community service excellence.
The offense had six plays of 25 or more yards and two placekickers went 10-for-10.
Nine Spartans are three-time award winners; 14 more earned a second award.
AT SAN JOSÉ STATE: In his third season with the Spartans... Competing for playing time in the wide receiver rotation... Spent his first two seasons as a safety and special teams player... Signed a National Letter-of-Intent in February 2015.... A 2015 Academic All-Mountain West award winner.
2016: Appeared in 10 games... Made his first major college start at a safety position in the season opener at Tulsa (9/3) and was credited with three tackles... Finished the season with 16 tackles, 1.0 tackles for loss and a fumble recovery... Most active game was against Utah (9/17) when he notched a career high five tackles, his one tackle for loss and a fumble recovery.
2015: Played in nine games primarily as a special teams contributor... Only tackle for the season came in the San Diego State game (10/17).
HIGH SCHOOL: A highly-regarded defensive back and wide receiver for Salesian High in Los Angeles (Coach Angelo Johnson)... One of the top-100 high school prospects in California... Ranked #81 in California by 247Sports.com and #98 in the state by Rivals.com... Was in on 102 tackles and came up with five interceptions as a defensive back in three seasons... Caught 77 passes for 1,483 yards and 10 touchdowns.
MORE ON JEREMY: A communication studies major... Older brother Jermaine Kelly was a defensive back on the 2013 and 2014 University of Washington teams before transferring to San José State... Played together in the San Jose State secondary in the Utah game... Served as the master of ceremonies at the 2017 San Jose State University Athletics Department SAMMY Awards... Enjoys playing the piano... He is a native of Nashville, Tenn.
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