Jamal Watkins
Jamal Watkins
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hampton, Ga.
High School: Dutchtown HS
Previous College: Dodge City CC (Kan.)
Position: Sprints
Events: Sprints

Events: 100-meter, 200, 4x100 and 4x400 relays.

2016: Birmingham-Southern College Male Newcomer of the Year … Larry D. Striplin Male Athlete of the Year … National Collegiate Athletic Association DIII championships qualifier (indoor 60-meter, outdoor 100-meter and 200)  … 60-meter silver medal winner at NCAA indoor championships … 200-meter silver medal winner at NCAA outdoor championships … NCAA all-american, 60-meter indoor, 200-meter outdoor … Southern Athletic Association conference champion in the 100-meter, 200, 4x100, and 4x400 relay … SAA men’s track and field champion.

2015: SAA Special Teams Player of the Year (football) … SAA All-Conference Honorable mention (football).

Pre-BSC: Transferred to BSC after playing at Dodge City Community College in Dodge City, Kan., for one season … 2015 dean's list at DCCC … lettered at Dutchtown High School for Coach Jason Galt … team MVP (2009-2012) … all-region (2010-2012) … also lettered in basketball and track and field.

Personal: Born on January 17 … son of Margaretta Watkins … brother of Malik Watkins … majoring in business administration.