32   Jimmy Russell
Jimmy  Russell

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
DeKalb, Ill.

High School:
DeKalb

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 200

Position:
S

Experience:
2Sq


01/05/2016

NIU Student-Athletes Post Record GPA

Huskies Finish the Fall Semester with a Cumulative 3.14 Mark

01/05/2016

NIU Student-Athletes Post Record GPA

Huskies Finish the Fall Semester with a Cumulative 3.14 Mark

01/05/2016

NIU Student-Athletes Post Record GPA

Huskies Finish the Fall Semester with a Cumulative 3.14 Mark

08/13/2014

HUSKIES BY POSITION: Youth Rules at Cornerback

Six of NIU's eight cornerbacks are freshmen

04/09/2014

Rosters Set for 2014 Huskie Bowl

Game set for April 19 at 3 p.m.

09/08/2014

NIU defeats Northwestern, 23-15

The Huskies played a dominant second-half of football in Evanston to defeat the Wildcats, 23-15.

08/18/2014

SIGHTS & SOUNDS: NIU Football Releases New Uniforms

It seemed like just another team meeting in the McCareins Room at the Yordon Center Saturday, August 16. Take a look at behind the scenes footage of the Huskies unveiling of their new uniforms on August 16, pranking the team before revealing them.

2015
• Played in three games on special teams.
• Made his collegiate debut in the game against Murray State (9-12).
• Named NIU Defensive Scout Team Player of the Week for Ball State (10-10).


2014
• Did not appear in any games after joining the team as a walk-on.

High School
• Posted 168 tackles and three interceptions in two seasons.
• Earned all-conference and all-area recognition as a senior.
• Named the team's Defensive Player of the Year.
• Caught 26 passes for 294 yards and three touchdowns as a senior.
• Named Team Captain in 2012.
• Forced 5 fumbles and recovered 2 fumbles in 2012.
• Broke up 17 passes in two seasons.

Personal
• Born March 6, 1995, in DeKalb, Ill.
• Son of Rob and Peggy Russell.
• Education major.

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