2007: Elected to take a redshirt year as a true freshman.
High School: Trinidad High School, Trinidad, Texas ... Earned 16 letters as a prep, four each in football, basketball and track ... Played defensive end and wide receiver as a prep ... As a senior, helped Trojans to an 11-2 record, a district title and the quarterfinals of the state playoffs ... Over last three seasons, Trojans fashioned a 34-4 record and won three district titles ... Selected as Trinidad's Student of the Year and was a Bill Gates Millenium Scholar ... Involved in student council, band and National Honor Society ... Played for coach Kevin Ray at the District 11-6-Man Division I high school.
Personal: The son of Ernest and Vassandral Jenkins, Ahmad Tutu Mandella Jenkins was born June 5, 1989, in Trinidad, Texas ... Older brother, Quincy, was a four-year letterwinner for the Bears from 2003-06 ... Another brother, Desmond, is a junior on the 2007 Baylor roster ... Engineering major.