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3  Jojo Kemp
Jojo Kemp

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
DeLand, Fla.

High School:
DeLand

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 196

Position:
Running Back

Experience:
1L


11/30/2013

Kentucky Football vs. Tennessee -- Postgame Notes

Kentucky Football vs. Tennessee -- Postgame Notes

11/30/2013

Kentucky-Tennessee Postgame Quotes

Tennessee 27, Kentucky 14

11/23/2013

Kentucky Falls to Georgia in Road Finale

Dyshawn Mobely rushes for 92 yards and a touchdown in first career start

11/21/2013

Football Concludes Road Slate Against SEC East Foe Georgia

Saturday, Nov. 23 | 7:00 p.m. ET | ESPNU | Athens, Ga. | Sanford Stadium (92,746)

11/16/2013

Kentucky Falls to Vanderbilt 22-6

Kemp scores on 2-yard touchdown run in the first drive

09/14/2013

Jojo Kemp talks about the loss to Louisville

Running back Jojo Kemp talks about the loss to Louisville

11/30/2013

FB vs. Tennessee, 113013

On senior day, the UK football team falls to Tennessee 27-14 on Saturday, November 30, 2013

11/23/2013

Kentucky vs. Georgia (USATSI)

Kentucky vs. Georgia (USATSI)

11/16/2013

Kentucky vs. Vanderbilt - USATSI

Kentucky vs. Vanderbilt - USATSI

11/09/2013

FB vs. Missouri, 110913

The UK football team falls to Missouri on Saturday, November 9, 2013, in Lexington's Commonwealth Stadium.

11/02/2013

FB vs. Alabama State, 110313

The UK football team defeats Alabama State 48-14, on Saturday, November 2, 2013, in Lexington's Commonwealth Stadium.

Team's leading rusher as a true freshman ... Has good speed ... Best asset is his difficulty to get to the ground ... Combines strength and great determination to stay on his feet.

2013 (Freshman): Great freshman season, leading the team in rushing with 100 carries for 482 yards and three touchdowns ... Averaged 4.8 yards per rush ... Had five carries for a season-high 80 yards vs. Louisville ... Picked up 78 yards on 12 carries in the win over Miami (Ohio) ... Ended the season with nine catches for 56 yards.

High School: Earned Associated Press all-state first-team honors his senior season ... Rushed 255 times as a senior for 1,469 yards and 23 touchdowns ... Equally as impressive his junior season when he rushed 178 times for 1,163 yards and 14 touchdowns ... Had a great game on the big stage, rushing for 210 yards and two touchdowns on a game televised by ESPN2, which featured several Division I prospects on defense ... Rated the nation's No. 10 multipurpose back by Rivals.com ... The No. 28 running back by ESPN.com ... Scout.com's Mike Bakas said Kemp "has enough size to grow into a potential 210-plus pound running back who will be able carry to carry the rock 20 times a game and get the tough yards inside." ... Bakas also said Kemp is "a tremendous athlete who can make a lot of people miss in space ... changes directions well ... can catch the ball very well out of the backfield ... he's just a good football player with plus athleticism." ... No. 10-ranked player in the Orlando Sentinel's 2013 Central Florida "Super60" prospects ... Coached by Al Manning ... Member of the school's weightlifting team and advanced to the state meet.

Personal: Born in Miami, Fla. ... Son of Joseph Kemp and Angela Frazier ... Considering a major in sports journalism.

2014 National Signing Day Commonwealth Stadium