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 fourth season with the Spartans... Seen action in 28 games in his first three seasons... 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.
2017: Was a reserve wide receiver and special teams player for the first nine games of the season... Caught four passes for 40 yards... All came in his final three games played... Had a season-high two receptions for 23 yards, including a 20-yard pass play at BYU (10/28)... Also had a catch versus San Diego State (10/21) and at Hawai'i (10/14)... Had his one tackle for the season on kickoff coverage in the opener vs. USF (South Florida - 8/26).
2016: Appeared in 10 games... Made his first major college start as a safety 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 at Utah (9/17) when he notched a career-high five tackles, 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 and the 2016 and 2017 San Jose State teams before being selected in the 2018 NFL Draft by the Houston Texans in the seventh round... Played together in the San Jose State secondary in the 2016 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.