James Temple
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James Temple

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Savannah, Ga.

High School:
Savannah

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 210

Position:
DB

Experience:
3L

• 2005 GFC Honorable Mention

2005: Started all 11 games at strong safety ... led the team with four interceptions ... ranked fifth on the team in tackles with 60 ... returned a fumble 56 yards for touchdown against Western Kentucky ... had at least one tackle in every game.

2004: Started in all 11 games at free safety ... third on the team in tackles with 60 stops ... registered a career best 12 tackles at Indiana State ... posted another double-digit effort against Southern Illinois with 11 tackles ... stripped a Minnesota ball carrier and returned the fumble 33 yards in the third quarter against the Gophers.

2003: Saw action in all 12 games with three starting assignments ... logged a season-best six tackles at Truman State ... collected five stops at Youngstown State.

2002: Redshirted.

Savannah HS: Rushed and passed for over 1,000 yards, with only two interceptions ... named the team MVP as a senior and was selected to the all-region team ... recruited in football, basketball and baseball ... a three-year varsity player in basketball, helped lead his team to the Sweet 16 every season, including a second-place finish as a junior and a trip to the Elite 8 ... coached by Greg Manior.

Data: Born 12-23-83 in Homestead, Fla. ... son of James and Barbara Temple ... major: industrial technology.