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    LaJuan Ramsey
    LaJuan Ramsey

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Compton, Calif.

    High School:
    Dominguez

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 290

    Position:
    DT

    Birthdate:
    03/19/1984

    Experience:
    3V

    2005: Ramsey will battle for a starting defensive tackle spot as a senior in 2005.

    2004: Ramsey was a backup defensive tackle and end as a junior in 2004. Overall in 2004 while appearing in 9 games (all but Virginia Tech, BYU, Oregon State and UCLA), he made 2 tackles (1 each against Washington and Arizona). He sat out the Virginia Tech opener while recovering from hernia surgery and missed the BYU contest with a groin strain. He missed some of 2004 spring practice while recovering from an abdominal strain.

    2003: Ramsey was a backup defensive tackle behind Mike Patterson as a sophomore in 2003. Overall in 2003 while appearing in 10 games (all but Stanford, Washington State and Arizona), he had 6 tackles, including 2.5 for losses of 15 yards (with 1.5 sacks for 10 yards), plus a forced fumble (at Auburn, which USC recovered and led to a TD). He suffered a shoulder nerve injury prior to the Washington State game and missed USC's next 2 games. He had 2 tackles against both Auburn and BYU.

    2002: Ramsey was a backup defensive tackle (he also was available to play end) as a freshman in 2002, his first year at USC. Overall in 2002 while seeing action in 7 games (Colorado, Washington, Oregon, Stanford, Arizona State and UCLA), he made 1 tackle and had a fumble recovery. He returned the fumble 19 yards at Colorado to set up a USC TD.

    HIGH SCHOOL: He earned 2001 Super Prep All-Farwest, Prep Star All-Western Region honorable mention, Tacoma News Tribune Western 100, All-CIF Southern Section second team, All-CIF Division II first team and Long Beach Press-Telegram Dream Team first team honors as a senior two-way lineman at Dominguez High in Compton (Calif.). Currents Trojan Justin Wyatt and Chilo Rachal also prepped at Dominguez. He attended Venice (Calif.) High as a freshman.

    PERSONAL: He's a public policy, management and planning major at USC.

    TACLS/YDSDFLFR
    2002 (Fr.)...10/001
    2003 (So.)...62.5/1500
    2004 (Jr.)...20/000
    CAREER......92.5/1501

    GAME-BY-GAME WITH LaJUAN RAMSEY

    2004TACLS/YDSDFLFR
    Washington10/000
    Arizona10/000
    2004 (Jr.)...20/000

    2003TACLS/YDSDFLFR
    Auburn22/1400
    BYU20.5/100
    Arizona State10/000
    Oregon State10/000
    2003 (So.)...62.5/1500

    2002TACLS/YDSDFLFR
    Colorado00/001
    Stanford10/000
    2002 (Fr.)...10/001