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Bearcat alumnus Josh Oliver drafted by Jacksonville Jaguars 

–Josh Oliver, Bearcat Class of 2015, was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars Friday in the 3rd round (69th overall) of the NFL draft.

Oliver was a two year starter on the varsity football and basketball teams and was a key member of the 2014 CIF Championship football team. After graduation Oliver attended San Jose State University where he played all 4 years on the football team and carried a GPA of over a 3.0 every semester. In his senior season at SJSU, Oliver led the team with 56 catches for 709 yards and 4 touchdowns at the tight end position and received first team all conference honors for his performance. Oliver will be the 5th Bearcat ever to be drafted by an NFL franchise.

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