23 Jimmy Laughlin
23 Jimmy Laughlin
Height: 6-3
Weight: 220
Year: Jr
Hometown: Vestavia, Ala.
High School: Vestavia Hills HS
Position: 00
gp 10
tk 45.0
sac 2.5
int -
ffum 1

After two successful seasons on the field, the speedy, sure-footed defensive back heads into the 2014 season as the projected starter at rover...a real threat in Tech’s pass defense, and effective at getting to the quarterback...saw plenty of action in the defensive back rotation and rose to the occasion...continued to show an outstanding work ethic in spring drills.

AT TECH (In 2013): Played in all 12 games...recorded season-high of six tackles in four different games... notched  six tackles and a quarterback sack in the season opener against Cumberland...against Indiana State he recorded six tackles, one tackle-for-loss, two pass break-ups and an interception that he returned for 14 yards...against Murray State, Jimmy finished with six tackles and 2.5 tackles-for-loss...finished the season 10th on the team in total tackles with 41, second on the team in sacks with four, and second in pass breakups with six.

(IN 2012): Played in all 11 games...came off the bench in the first five games, then saw his first career start against Jacksonville State...started the final six games of the season...had six total tackles in the first four games, then began to show up higher on the tackle charts when he made five stops at Murray State...the following week he was in the starting lineup and had five tackles in games against Jacksonville State and Eastern Kentucky..posted a career-best six tackles against Tennessee State, then matched that number in games against both UT Martin and Austin Peay...finished with 40 total to rank 10th overall on the team and fifth among all defensive backs...had 16 unassisted tackles in his total...tracked down ball carriers for lost yardage in back-to-back games against JSU and EKU.

IN HIGH SCHOOL: A team captain for coach Buddy Anderson, Jimmy was a three-year starter at Vestavia Hills High School where he was named honorable mention All-Hoover South and earned a spot on the Over-The-Mountain team...led the Rebels with 101 total tackles...also had three interceptions, broke up five passes and forced three fumbles.

PERSONAL: The son of Jim and Karen Laughlin... born September 20, 1993, in Long Island, N.Y... full name is James Roy Laughlin (Jimmy)... majoring in marketing.

Recent Games
Oct 18 Eastern Kentucky W, 39-31
Oct 25 at Jacksonville State L, 49-3
Nov 1 Eastern Illinois L, 41-10
Nov 8 Southeast Missouri W, 27-26
Nov 15 Chattanooga L, 38-17
Nov 22 at Austin Peay W, 41-15
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 26 13
Assists 19 15
Tackles 45.0 28.0
Tackles per game 4.5 4.7
Sacks 2.5 -
Sack yards 19 -
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 28 Ky. Christian W, 33-7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 6 at Indiana St. L, 49-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 at Tennessee State L, 10-7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Iowa L, 50-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Murray State W, 30-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at UT Martin L, 17-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Eastern Kentucky W, 39-31 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Jacksonville State L, 49-3 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Eastern Illinois L, 41-10 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Southeast Missouri W, 27-26 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Chattanooga L, 38-17 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at Austin Peay W, 41-15 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 28 Ky. Christian W, 33-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 6 at Indiana St. L, 49-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 20 at Tennessee State L, 10-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Iowa L, 50-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Murray State W, 30-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at UT Martin L, 17-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Eastern Kentucky W, 39-31 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Jacksonville State L, 49-3 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Eastern Illinois L, 41-10 - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Southeast Missouri W, 27-26 - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Chattanooga L, 38-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at Austin Peay W, 41-15 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 28 Ky. Christian W, 33-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 6 at Indiana St. L, 49-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 20 at Tennessee State L, 10-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Iowa L, 50-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Murray State W, 30-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at UT Martin L, 17-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Eastern Kentucky W, 39-31 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Jacksonville State L, 49-3 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Eastern Illinois L, 41-10 - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Southeast Missouri W, 27-26 - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Chattanooga L, 38-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at Austin Peay W, 41-15 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 28 Ky. Christian W, 33-7 - - - - - 0
Sep 6 at Indiana St. L, 49-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 20 at Tennessee State L, 10-7 - - - - - 0
Sep 27 at Northern Iowa L, 50-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 4 Murray State W, 30-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 9 at UT Martin L, 17-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 18 Eastern Kentucky W, 39-31 - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Jacksonville State L, 49-3 - - - - - -
Nov 1 Eastern Illinois L, 41-10 - - - - - 0
Nov 8 Southeast Missouri W, 27-26 - - - - - 0
Nov 15 Chattanooga L, 38-17 - - - - - 0
Nov 22 at Austin Peay W, 41-15 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 28 Ky. Christian W, 33-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 6 at Indiana St. L, 49-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 at Tennessee State L, 10-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Iowa L, 50-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Murray State W, 30-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at UT Martin L, 17-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Eastern Kentucky W, 39-31 - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Jacksonville State L, 49-3 - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Eastern Illinois L, 41-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Southeast Missouri W, 27-26 - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Chattanooga L, 38-17 - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at Austin Peay W, 41-15 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 28 Ky. Christian W, 33-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 6 at Indiana St. L, 49-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 at Tennessee State L, 10-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Iowa L, 50-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Murray State W, 30-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at UT Martin L, 17-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Eastern Kentucky W, 39-31 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Jacksonville State L, 49-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Eastern Illinois L, 41-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Southeast Missouri W, 27-26 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Chattanooga L, 38-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at Austin Peay W, 41-15 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 28 Ky. Christian W, 33-7 1 - - - - 0
Sep 6 at Indiana St. L, 49-14 1 - - - - 0
Sep 20 at Tennessee State L, 10-7 1 - - - - 0
Sep 27 at Northern Iowa L, 50-7 1 - - - - 0
Oct 4 Murray State W, 30-27 1 - - - - 0
Oct 9 at UT Martin L, 17-10 1 - - - - 0
Oct 18 Eastern Kentucky W, 39-31 - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Jacksonville State L, 49-3 - - - - - -
Nov 1 Eastern Illinois L, 41-10 1 - - - - 0
Nov 8 Southeast Missouri W, 27-26 1 - - - - 0
Nov 15 Chattanooga L, 38-17 1 - - - - 0
Nov 22 at Austin Peay W, 41-15 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 28 Ky. Christian W, 33-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 6 at Indiana St. L, 49-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 20 at Tennessee State L, 10-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 27 at Northern Iowa L, 50-7 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 4 Murray State W, 30-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 9 at UT Martin L, 17-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 18 Eastern Kentucky W, 39-31 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Jacksonville State L, 49-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Eastern Illinois L, 41-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 8 Southeast Missouri W, 27-26 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 15 Chattanooga L, 38-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 22 at Austin Peay W, 41-15 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 28 Ky. Christian W, 33-7 2 3 5.0 0.5 4 0.5 4 - - - - - - 1 - -
Sep 6 at Indiana St. L, 49-14 3 0 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 at Tennessee State L, 10-7 4 2 6.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Northern Iowa L, 50-7 5 1 6.0 1 7 1 7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Murray State W, 30-27 5 5 10.0 - - 0.5 2 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at UT Martin L, 17-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Eastern Kentucky W, 39-31 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Jacksonville State L, 49-3 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Eastern Illinois L, 41-10 3 5 8.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Southeast Missouri W, 27-26 0 2 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 Chattanooga L, 38-17 3 0 3.0 1 8 2 9 1 - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at Austin Peay W, 41-15 1 1 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2014-15 10 - - - - - - -
Total 10 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2014-15 10 - - - - 0 .0
Total 10 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2014-15 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2014-15 10 26 19 45.0 4.5 2.5 19 4 22 1 - - - - 1 -
Total 10 26 19 45.0 4.5 2.5 19 4 22 1 - - - - 1 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 2 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - -
October 2 - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 6 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 6 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 2 - - - - - - - 0
November 4 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 6 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 2 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 6 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 4 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 6 - - - - 0 .0
-
August 1 - - - - 0 .0
September 3 - - - - 0 .0
October 2 - - - - 0 .0
November 4 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
August 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
September 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 10 26 19 45.0 4.5 2.5 19 4 22 1 - - - - 1 -
Conference 6 13 15 28.0 4.7 - - 0.5 2 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 13 15 28.0 5.6 1.5 12 3 15 1 - - - - 1 -
Away 5 13 4 17.0 3.4 1 7 1 7 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 8 11 19.0 4.8 0.5 4 1 6 - - - - - 1 -
Losses 6 18 8 26.0 4.3 2 15 3 16 1 - - - - - -
-
August 1 2 3 5.0 5.0 0.5 4 0.5 4 - - - - - 1 -
September 3 12 3 15.0 5.0 1 7 1 7 - - - - - - -
October 2 5 5 10.0 5.0 - - 0.5 2 - - - - - - -
November 4 7 8 15.0 3.8 1 8 2 9 1 - - - - - -