Jerquavion Mahone - Football - University of Kentucky Athletics 93


  • position Defensive Tackle
  • height 6-3
  • Weight 295
  • class Redshirt Sophomore
  • Hometown Jordan City, Ga.
  • High school Manchester

2018 – Freshman

  • Redshirt season

High School

• Late pickup for the early signing period out of Manchester High School in Georgia
• Late bloomer who burst onto the recruiting scene late
• Coached by Evan Hochstetler
• Four-year starter who played both offensive and defensive line
• Also a four-year letter winner in basketball, advancing to the state finals
• MaxPreps credited him with 64 tackles, 22.0 tackles for loss and 7.0 sacks as a senior
• Helped lead the Blue Devils to a regional championship
• Also credited with 31 tackles, 5.0 tackles for loss and 1.0 sack as a junior
• Chose Kentucky over Tennessee


• Name is pronounced “Jerquavion (jer-QUAY-veeon) Mahone”
• Born in Columbus, Georgia
• Son of Kimberly Pollard
• Major is undecided

Jerquavion Says

• His nickname is “Qua”
• He’s also a talented basketball player and loves to make music
• He chose to play football at Kentucky because the staff was loyal
• Most people would be shocked to know he likes to put syrup on his spaghetti
• If he could learn to do one thing it would be to play the piano

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