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James Wright

Position Linebacker
Height 6'1"
Weight 205 lbs.
Class Freshman
High School Lakewood, HS
Hometown Sumter, S.C.

High School: A Rivals.com and 247 Sports composite three-star recruit…Coached by Larry Cornelius…Posted 24 tackles, one forced fumble, one touchdown and one tackle-for-loss in four games as a senior…As a junior, had 468 all-purpose yards and 10 touchdowns…Totaled 32 tackles and one sack as a sophomore in 2018…As a junior in 2019, notched 54 tackles and three interceptions, while also rushing for 136 yards and four touchdowns on offense.

Personal: Son of Felicia and James Wright…Also drew interest from East Carolina, Temple, Western Kentucky and others…Plans to major in civil engineering.