Jemere Gainer
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    Jemere Gainer

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Livonia, Mich.

    High School:
    Clarenceville

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 226

    Position:
    OLB

    Birthdate:
    05/31/1988

    Experience:
    3rd


    Updated July 21, 2008

    2007: Dropped opposing ball carriers 3.5 times for a loss of 20 yards...Tied for fourth on the team in sacks (2.5)...Had a season-high five tackles against Missouri State.

    2006: Saw action in 12 games and made one start...Had six tackles for loss, the most of any true freshmen on the team...Tied for fifth on the team with three sacks...Notched a season-high six tackles against Southern Utah...All but one of his 18 tackles came over the last four games of the season.

    High School: Three-year starter who earned all-metro, all-conference and all-region honors all three years...Had 48 tackles and 597 yards rushing (8.9 avg) as a senior...Listed as one of the top prospects in the state by Spartanmag.com...As a sophomore, was second in the state of Michigan in total tackles (114), as compiled by the Detroit News...Also lettered in basketball and track...Member of the Dean's list.

    Worth Knowing: Born May 31, 1988 in Detroit...Son of Jerome and Kimberly Gainer...Father is a security officer and mother is a registered nurse...Majoring in exercise science.

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