CAREER: He has 9 tackles and a deflection in his career while appearing in 11 games.
2017: Daniel will compete for playing time at defensive tackle as a junior in 2017.
2016: Daniel was a reserve defensive tackle as a sophomore in 2016. Overall in 2016 while appearing in 8 games (all but Stanford, Colorado, California, Notre Dame), he made 6 tackles. He had 3 stops against both Arizona State and Arizona.
2015: Daniel served as a backup defensive tackle as a first-year freshman in 2015. Overall in 2015 while appearing in 3 games (Arkansas, Idaho, Arizona State), he had 3 tackles (2 versus Arkansas State and 1 versus Idaho).
HIGH SCHOOL:He made 2014 Prep Star All-American Dream Team, Orange County Register Fab 15 second team and Tacoma News Tribune Western 100 despite playing only 2 games in 2014 as a senior defensive tackle at Clovis North High in Fresno (Calif.) because of a knee injury.
As a junior in 2013, he made Cal-Hi Sports All-State Junior first team as a member of Clovis North’s Central California championship team.
He also played basketball at Clovis North.
PERSONAL: He is a psychology major at USC.
GAME-BY-GAME WITH JACOB DANIEL