Ja'Whaun Bentley
Ja'Whaun  Bentley


Glenarden, Md.

High School:
DeMatha Catholic

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 260



Tracking the Boilermakers

News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.


Spring Football Update - Day Eight

The linebackers took their turn talking to the media on Thursday.


Purdue Falls to Central Michigan 38-17

Boilermakers fail to get their first 2-0 start since 2007.

High School: Four-year letter winner ... three-star prospect by 247, ESPN, Rivals and Scout ... two-time first team all-metropolitan as a junior and senior ... two-time first team all-conference as a junior and senior ... two-time first team all-state as a junior and senior ... first team All-Washington Area Catholic Conference (WCAC) as a senior ... played in Offense-Defense 2014 All-American Bowl ... recorded 10 sacks and one forced fumble as a freshman ... recorded 116 tackles and 6.0 sacks as a junior ... 113 tackles, 26 tackles for loss, 4.0 sacks and one interception returned for a TD as a senior ... team won WCAC championship senior year ... high school coach was Elijah Brooks.

Personal: Given name is Ja'Whaun Louis Bentley ... born Aug. 24, 1996 ... majoring in business ... enjoys singing and basketball.