23 Nehemiah Shelton
Nehemiah  Shelton


Gardena, Calif.

High School:
Serra HS

Last College:
Long Beach City College

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 160




Nationally-Ranked Oregon Next For Spartans

San Jose State heads to Eugene, Ore., for the first time in 20 years.


Spartans Lose At Washington State, 31-0

San Jose State punted 11 times to the Cougars.


Highlights On Both Sides Of Ball At Football Scrimmage

The longest play of the day led to the first of two short touchdown runs.


Football Set To Open Spring Practice

There are 13 returning starters among more than 80 players suiting up for spring practice.

AT SAN JOSE STATE: In his first season with the Spartans... Competing for playing time at a coernback position... Signed a National Letter-of-Intent in December 2017... First joined the program for 2018 spring practice.

COMMUNITY COLLEGE: A first-team All-Central league selection for 2017 Patriotic Bowl champion Long Beach City College (Coach Brett Peabody)... Team leader and tied for 20th in the California Community College system with four pass interceptions... Second on the squad with seven pass breaks and contributed 46 tackles and 3.0 tackles for loss.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played cornerback and wide receiver for Serra High in Gardena, Calif. (Coach Scott Altenberg)... Three pass interceptions and seven pass break-ups his senior season... Concluded his high school career playing in the 2017 Lions All-Star Game in El Segundo, Calif.

MORE ON NEHEMIAH: Has not declared an academic major... Is interested in a college coaching career... Enjoys watching action movies... Favorite actors are Mark Wahlberg and Liam Neeson... His uncle, Jason Wilson, was a running back on the 1990 Big Ten co-champion Iowa football team... A native of Tracy, Calif.