Honors: 2013 – Earned the most improved strength training award for running backs … 2012 – Named the TSWA Offensive Player of the Week on Nov. 5 and Nov. 28 … Voted Third Team All-SBC by Phil Steele … Voted to SBC All-Freshman Team.
Career: Ranks 9th in 100-Yard Rushing Game (8).
2013: Played in 11 games and had six starts … Despite playing just 21 snaps the last five games of the year, Parker led team in rushing with 745 yards on 146 carries and six touchdowns … Also added 14 receptions to lead all backs … Had four 100-yard games on the season … Thirty-seven of his rushes went for first downs or touchdowns to lead the team … Went 65 yards for a touchdown on his first carry of the season against WCU … Finished with 156 yards rushing … Had 109 rushing yards and a 22-yard touchdown run at UNC … Also scored a touchdown in win over Memphis … Rushed 28 times for 115 yards and a touchdown at FAU … Rushed for 127 yards on 21 carries against Marshall to go with a touchdown … Did not play at UAB or against FIU due to a hip injury … Had two carries at Southern Miss … Carried the ball seven times for 85 yards and a touchdown against UTEP.
2012: Played in all 12 games and had six starts … Led the team in rushing with a MT freshman record 851 yards on 166 carries and three touchdowns … Also added 10 receptions for 102 yards … Finished fifth in the SBC in rushing yards … Collected four 100-yard rushing games, including three in a row late in the year … After Benny Cunningham was lost for season, Parker averaged 106.3 yards a game to end year … Led team in rushing with 39 yards on nine carries against McNeese to go along with a reception on a two-point conversion … Recorded his first 100-yard rushing game against FAU with 117 yards on 17 carries … Had three carries for 23 yards against Georgia Tech … Earned his first career start at Mississippi State and led team with 66 rushing yards on 13 attempts (5.1) … Had 55 yards rushing and his first collegiate touchdown in win over North Texas … Rushed for 149 yards on 32 carries and a touchdown at WKU … Had a run of 58 yards in win over the Hilltoppers … Rushed 24 times for a career-best 159 yards in win at USA … Turned in his third straight 100-yard rushing game with 141 yards on 19 attempts against Troy, including a school and conference record 98-yard touchdown run.
High School: Led Collins High School and Gwinnett County in rushing as a senior with 1,700 yards and 21 touchdowns ... Also had 450 receiving yards to go with six 100-yard rushing games ... Had 219 yards rushing on 25 carries against Roswell ... Was the Suwanee High School Player of the Week in late September 2011 ... Named the Player of the Month by the Gwinnett County Touchdown Club his senior year ... As a junior he had 443 yards and six touchdowns on the ground while averaging less than seven carries a game ... Played for Coach Kevin Reach.
Full Name: Jordan Rolando Parker ... Parents: Curtis and JoAnn Parker ... Born: 8/24/94 ... Major: Undecided.