17 Jacob Mercier
17 Jacob Mercier
Height: 5-7
Weight: 160
Year: R-Jr.
Hometown: Blacklick, OH
High School: Bishop Hartley
Position: WR
Major: Exercise Science
gp 8
yds 43
yds/g 5.4
td 0

2017: Appeared in eight games…Caught five passes for 43 yards and had an 11-yard rush…Made seven special teams tackles on kickoff coverage.

2016: Appeared in 11 games, making three starts…Caught 11 passes for 132 yards and three touchdowns…Had season highs in catches (six) and yards (46) at Ferris State (9/1)…Caught a 25-yard touchdown pass against Northwood (10/15)…Also had touchdown grabs against Michigan Tech (9/17) and Lake Erie (10/8).

2015: Appeared in three games…Caught two passes and had one rush attempt.

2014: Redshirted.

High School: Honorable Mention All-Ohio…First team All-League…First team All-District…Honorable mention All-Metro…Team captain…Played in the state championship game…31 receptions…729 yards…Nine touchdowns…31 carries…392 yards…Six touchdowns…Five interceptions…1,329 all-purpose yards…Also played basketball.

Personal: Son of Jason and Javonna…Has three siblings: Jason, Jaren and Javin…Jason plays rugby in college…Picked ODU because of the strength and experience of the coaching staff, the opportunities the city of Columbus brings and the ability to play football at a high level of competition.

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS:
Rush attempts:
1 twice
Rush yards: 11, at Penn, Sep 16, 2017
Long rush: 11, at Penn, Sep 16, 2017
Receptions: 6, at Ferris State, Sep 1, 2016
Receiving yards: 46, at Ferris State, Sep 1, 2016
Touchdowns: 1 twice
Long reception: 25, Northwood, Oct 15, 2016
Kick return yards: 36, at Penn, Sep 16, 2017
Kick return long: 19, at Penn, Sep 16, 2017

Recent Games
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 5 1
Yards 43 14
Yards per game 5.4 2.8
Yards per catch 8.6 14.0
Touchdowns 0 0
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 1 11 11.0 11 0 - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 1 15 15.0 15 0 - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 3 14 4.7 12 0 - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 1 14 14.0 14 0 - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 2 36 18.0 19 0 - - - - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 1 - 15 - - 15
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 1 - 14 - - 14
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 1 11 - - 36 47
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 1 - 14 - - 14
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 1 - - - - 0
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 1 - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 1 - - - - 0
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 0 0 - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 31 at California (Pa.) L, 36-34 2 0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Ashland L, 47-21 1 1 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 at Penn L, 42-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 Lake Erie W, 51-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 at Malone W, 20-3 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 Hillsdale W, 41-27 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Alderson Broaddus W, 53-13 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Walsh W, 39-21 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Kentucky Wesleyan W, 63-7 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 Findlay W, 49-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 22 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2014-15 - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 3 1 3 1.0 3.0 0 3 - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - 1 1
2017-18 8 1 11 1.4 11.0 0 11 - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - -
Total 22 2 14 0.6 7.0 0 11 1 1
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2014-15 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 3 2 0.7 1 0.3 0.5 0 5
2016-17 11 11 1.0 132 12.0 12.0 3 25
2017-18 8 5 0.6 43 5.4 8.6 0 15
2018-19 - - - - - - - -
Total 22 18 0.8 176 8.0 9.8 3 25
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2014-15 - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 3 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 8 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 - - - - - - - - 0
Total 22 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2014-15 - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 3 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 8 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - -
Total 22 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 1 8 8.0 0 8 - - - - -
2017-18 2 36 18.0 0 19 - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Total 3 44 14.7 0 19 - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2014-15 - - - - - 0 -
2015-16 3 3 1 - - 4 1.3
2016-17 11 - 132 - 8 140 12.7
2017-18 8 11 43 - 36 90 11.3
2018-19 - - - - - 0 -
Total 22 14 176 - 44 234 10.6
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2014-15 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 18 1.6 - 3 0 - - - - - - 0
2017-18 0 0.0 0 0 0 - - - - - - 0
2018-19 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
Total 18 0.8 0 3 0 - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2014-15 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 11 5 1 6.0 .5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 8 6 1 7.0 .9 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 22 11 2 13.0 .6 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 8 1 11 1.4 11.0 0 11 - -
Conference 5 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 1 11 2.2 11.0 0 11 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 1 11 3.7 11.0 0 11 - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 1 11 2.8 11.0 0 11 - -
October 2 - - - - - - - -
November 1 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 8 5 0.6 43 5.4 8.6 0 15
Conference 5 1 0.2 14 2.8 14.0 0 14
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 1 0.3 14 4.7 14.0 0 14
Away 5 4 0.8 29 5.8 7.3 0 15
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 1 0.2 14 2.8 14.0 0 14
Losses 3 4 1.3 29 9.7 7.3 0 15
-
August 1 1 1.0 15 15.0 15.0 0 15
September 4 4 1.0 28 7.0 7.0 0 14
October 2 - - - - - - -
November 1 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 8 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 5 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 2 - - - - - - - 0
November 1 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 8 - - - - - - - -
Conference 5 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 2 - - - - - - - -
November 1 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 2 36 18.0 0 19 - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away 2 36 18.0 0 19 - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 36 18.0 0 19 - - - - -
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September 2 36 18.0 0 19 - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 8 11 43 - 36 90 11.3
Conference 5 - 14 - - 14 2.8
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 3 - 14 - - 14 4.7
Away 5 11 29 - 36 76 15.2
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 5 - 14 - - 14 2.8
Losses 3 11 29 - 36 76 25.3
-
August 1 - 15 - - 15 15.0
September 4 11 28 - 36 75 18.8
October 2 - - - - 0 .0
November 1 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 0 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 0 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 0 0 0 - - - - - - 0
-
August 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
September 0 0.0 0 0 0 - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 8 6 1 7.0 .9 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 5 3 0 3.0 .6 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 1 0 1.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 5 1 6.0 1.2 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 3 0 3.0 .6 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 3 1 4.0 1.3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 2 0 2.0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 4 2 1 3.0 .8 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 2 2 0 2.0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -