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Jake Cox

Position Offensive Line
Height 6'5''
Weight 295 lbs.
Class Junior
Hometown Marengo, Iowa
High School Iowa Valley HS/Iowa Central CC

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As a junior (2005): Saw action in nine games while making four starts on the offensive line … Earned his first start of the year in the season-opener against Florida Atlantic. Junior college (2003-04): Played two seasons for coach Kevin Twait at Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge, Iowa … Earned Junior College All-American honors as a sophomore … Was a second-team all-conference selection in 2003 and and first-team member in 2004 … Helped the team to back-to-back ICCAC conference championships … Key cog of the offensive line that blocked for a pair of 1,000 yard rushers and led the country in rushing during the 2004 season … Led the Tritons to the Graphic Edge Bowl at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls against Harper College in 2003 and 2004. High school A graduate of Iowa Valley High School in Marengo, Iowa … Was first-team all-district as an offensive lineman in both 2001 and 2002 … Selected as the team[apos]s most improved player prior to the 2001 season … Earned varsity letters in football, wrestling and track for the Tigers … Coached in football by Chuck Kyte. Personal: An exercise science major … Son of Emmett Cox and Paula Schropp.