JAMES SUMPTER
Defensive End
1981-1984
Camden, SC
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Camden Camden, SC

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1981 1981 Media Guide L 6-2 185 Fr
1981 Clemson 1981 57 LB 6-2 200 Fr 0 0
1982 1982 Progam vs Duke 47 ILB 6-2 210 So 0 0
1983 1983 Media Guide 47 DE 6-2 218 Jr
1983 Program vs Notre Dame 47 DE 6-2 218 Jr 2 2
1984 Program vs Florida State 47 DE 6-1 215 Sr
1984 Gator Bowl Media Guide 47 DE 6-1 215 Sr 1 1
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
10/17/81 vs Virginia Left Linebacker 2nd String
10/24/81 vs North Carolina Left Linebacker 2nd String
1982 Media Guide Left Inside Linebacker 2nd String
11/20/82 vs. Clemson Inside Linebacker 2nd String
1983 Media Guide Left Defensive End Starter
1984 Gator Bowl vs Oklahoma State Left Defensive End Starter
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Honors
AwardYear
1980 Shrine Bowl
1984 George Terry Best Attitude
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
1981 0 0 38 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
1982 15 13 28 0.0 0.0 1 0 0 0 0
1983 8 82 90 11.0 0.0 2 0 2 0 0
1984 14 54 68 6.0 3.0 0 0 0 1 0
Tot 37 149 224 17.0 3.0 3 0 2 1 0
Games Started
DateOpponentPosition
1983-09-03 North Carolina Left Defensive End
1983-10-08 Notre Dame Left Defensive End
1984-11-10 Florida State Left Defensive End
Game Defensive Stats
DateOpponentSOLOASTTKLTFLSKFFFRPBUQBHIPLCDPLRZPLIPP
1981-09-05 Wake Forest 3
1981-09-26 Georgia 2 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
1982-10-23 Louisiana State 0 1 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0
1983-10-22 Louisiana State 2 4 6 0.0 0.0 0 0 1 0
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
Defense - Sacks
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 3 8 UGA 27 Todd Williams sacked for loss of 2 (Fitzgerald Davis, James Sumpter)
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 1 10 USC 27 Darrell Speed sacked for loss of 4 (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 2 10 ECU 31 Darrell Speed sacked for loss of 7 (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 3 16 USC 39 Kirk Coker sacked for loss of 9 (James Sumpter)
Defense - Tackles For Loss
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 1 10 USC 43 Stacy Driver rush for loss of 1 (James Sumpter)
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
1982 1982-09-25 Georgia 1 5 UGA 15 Herschel Walker rush for 4 (James Sumpter)
1982 1982-09-25 Georgia 2 19 UGA 40 Jones, 13-yd pass from John Lastinger (James Sumpter)
1982 1982-09-25 Georgia 2 4 USC 47 McCarthy rush for 3 (James Sumpter)
1982 1982-10-30 North Carolina State 3 3 NCS 31 Miller rush for no gain (James Sumpter)
1983 1983-09-24 Georgia 3 1 USC 49 McCluskey fumble, recovered by (James Sumpter) at SC 48
1983 1983-09-24 Georgia 1 10 UGA 28 Montgomery rush for no gain (Paul Martin, James Sumpter)
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 1 4 USC 4 Joe McIntosh rush for 2 (James Sumpter)
1983 1983-10-29 North Carolina State 2 1 NCS 29 Evans rush for 2 (James Sumpter, Paul Vogel)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 2 2 CLM 28 Kevin Mack rush for 4 (J.D. Fuller, James Sumpter)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 3 4 USC 6 Stacy Driver rush for 2 (James Sumpter)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 1 10 CLM 20 Kevin Mack rush for 4 (Jim Thomas, James Sumpter)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 2 6 CLM 24 Stacy Driver rush for 5 (Rickey Hagood, James Sumpter)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 3 1 USC 5 Kevin Mack rush for 3 (James Sumpter, Mike Durrah)
1983 1983-11-19 Clemson 1 10 CLM 17 Stacy Driver rush for 3 (James Sumper)
1984 1984-09-29 Georgia 2 2 USC 4 Cleveland Gary rush for 1 (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 2 9 USC 36 Stan Weber rush for 10 (Carl Hill, James Sumpter)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 2 5 USC 36 Stan Weber rush for 3 (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-10-06 Kansas State 3 2 USC 33 Stan Weber rush for 3 (James Sumpter, Otis Morris)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 2 3 PIT 27 Craig Heyward rush for no gain (James Sumpter, Danny Miller)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 1 10 PIT 36 Stone rush for 3 (James Sumpter, James Seawright)
1984 1984-10-13 Pittsburgh 3 7 PIT 39 Craig Heyward rush for 3 (James Sumpter, James Seawright)
1984 1984-10-20 Notre Dame 1 10 NDM 46 Smith rush for 3 (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-10-27 East Carolina 2 5 USC 9 Bunn rush for no gain (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 1 10 USC 40 Evans rush for 3 (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 1 10 NCS 36 J.Greene rush for 2 (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-11-03 North Carolina State 1 10 NCS 44 Isom, 8-yd pass from Tim Esposito (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 2 3 USC 8 Cletis Jones rush for 1 (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 1 10 FSU 49 Kirk Coker rush for 1 (Paul Vogel, James Sumpter)
1984 1984-11-10 Florida State 2 10 USC 34 Roosevelt Snipes rush for 5 (Fitzgerald Davis, James Sumpter)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 1 10 USC 14 Terrence Flagler rush for 6 (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 2 8 CLM 25 Kenny Flowers rush for 3 (James Sumpter)
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 1 10 CLM 37 Terrence Flagler rush for 3 (James Sumpter) - CU holding
1984 1984-11-24 Clemson 2 2 CLM 45 Mike Eppley rush for 4 (James Sumpter)