• 2013 All-ACC Second Team
• 2013 Preseason All-ACC
• 2013 Nagurski Trophy Watch List
• 2013 Jim Thorpe Award Watch List
• 2012 All-ACC Honorable Mention
Energetic playmaker who emerged as one of Carolina's top defensive backs in 2012 • Versatile athlete who has played both cornerback and safety in his career • Has eight career interceptions to lead all returners • Preseason first-team All-ACC selection by Phil Steele.
2013 - Senior Season
Earned second-team All-ACC honors at safety after finishing the regular season with a team-high 85 tackles and four interceptions • Had one of the most prolific games of his career against Duke, finishing with a season-high 15 tackles (10 solo) and two pass breakups • Had nine tackles and a pass breakup in the win over Old Dominion • Finished with eight tackles (five solo) and a tackle for loss in the win at Pitt • Had four tackles and his fourth interception of the year in the win over Virginia • Recorded 10 tackles and three pass breakups in the win at NC State • Continued his strong play in the middle of the season with nine tackles in the win over Boston College • Matched a season high with eight tackles, including a season-best six solo stops, and his third interception of the year against Miami • Returned the interception 21 yards • Finished with six tackles, a tackle for loss and an interception against East Carolina • Had six tackles and picked up his ninth career interception in the win over Middle Tennessee • After the Blue Raiders had 1st and goal at the 1, Boston made a spectacular one-handed grab to snuff out the scoring drive • Tied for team-high honors with eight tackles, including three solo stops and five assists, in the season opener at No. 6 South Carolina.
2012 - Junior Season
Earned honorable mention All-ACC honors from both the media and the coaches • Led the team in tackles with 86 stops on the year, including 49 solo tackles, and added six pass breakups • Also shared the team lead in interceptions with four and returned one for a touchdown in the win at Virginia • Started all 12 games at safety • Two-time ACC Defensive Back of the Week honoree, with recognition coming after the Miami and Virginia games • Recorded eight tackles in the season finale against Maryland • In addition to his 36-yard interception return for a touchdown, racked up 13 tackles, including nine solo stops, in the Virginia win • Had five primary tackles and a pass breakup in the Georgia Tech game • Registered a career-high 17 tackles and an interception in the loss at Duke • Had eight primary stops and nine assisted tackles against the Blue Devils • Finished with six tackles and an interception in the win at Miami • Part of a defensive effort that held the Hurricanes to just 14 points • Had two pass breakups and an interception against Idaho • Broke up a pass and had three tackles in the win over East Carolina • Had eight tackles in the loss at Louisville • Finished with 11 stops, including five solo tackles, and a tackle for loss in the loss at Wake Forest • Finished with five tackles in the season opener against Elon.
2011 - Sophomore Season
Finished the regular season third on the team with 70 tackles, including 48 primary stops, and led the team with three interceptions for 20 yards • Also broke up two passes, recovered two fumbles and forced a fumble • Tied for sixth in the ACC with three interceptions • Posted six tackles against Missouri in the Independence Bowl • Intercepted a pass and had five tackles in a 37-21 win vs. Duke • Recorded a career-high 12 tackles, including seven solo stops and five assists, in a 3-point loss at Virginia Tech • Also had his first tackle for loss (1.5 for 14 yards) against the Hokies • Posted his first career double-digit tackle game with 10 stops in a loss at NC State • Intercepted a pass at the goal line to stop a Wake Forest drive and had a tackle in the 49-24 win • Had a team-high eight tackles in a 59-38 loss to Clemson • Had two tackles in a 30-24 loss to Miami • Played primarily on special teams vs. Louisville after moving from corner to safety during that week of practice • Had three tackles, forced a fumble and recovered a fumble in a 35-20 win at ECU • Posted seven tackles, recovered a fumble and had a 20-yard interception return in a loss at Georgia Tech • Matched his career-high with nine tackles and broke up a pass in a 28-17 win over Virginia • Posted two tackles and broke up a pass in a 24-22 victory vs. Rutgers • Started and had five tackles, which was second on the team, in the win over James Madison.
2010 - Freshman Season
Played in 10 games and started four as a true freshman cornerback • Made starts against Georgia Tech, Rutgers, East Carolina and Miami • Sprained his ankle against Miami and missed the next three games before returning against NC State • Finished the season with 32 tackles, four pass breakups, two forced fumbles and one interception • Had six tackles, including five primary hits, at Miami • Posted a season-high nine tackles, including a 3-yard tackle for loss, in Carolina's first win at Virginia since 1981 • Broke up two passes in the win over Clemson • Had five tackles, all solo stops, in the win vs. East Carolina • Recorded two tackles and broke up a pass in a 17-13 win at Rutgers • Posted seven tackles, including six primary stops, against Georgia Tech • Had an outstanding debut vs. LSU in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game in Atlanta • Posted three tackles, forced two fumbles, broke up a pass and made an interception.
North Ft. Myers High School
Ranked the No. 8 athlete in Florida by the Orlando Sun-Sentinel • Ranked the No. 37 player in Florida by Scout.com • Posted 41 tackles with 16 solo stops and four interceptions as a junior • Also caught 43 passes for 736 yards and five touchdowns • Named first-team all-area at defensive back his final two seasons • Ranked among the top 100 players in the country at his position by Rivals.com • Was named MVP of the John Carrigan Rotary South All-Star Classic in Ft. Myers in December, 2009 • Scored 17 touchdowns as a senior, including 11 rushing, five receiving and one on defense • Led his team with 103 carries for 841 yards, an average of 93.4 yards per game • Also had 24 receptions for 364 yards • Picked off six passes for 119 yards and recovered one fumble • Coached by Barry Goettemoeller.
Son of Iris DeHoyos • Full name is Jayestin Tre'von Boston • Born June 25, 1992 • Says the best thing about Carolina is the "rich tradition" • Likes Chinese food • Favorite restaurant in Chapel Hill is Spanky's • People say he looks like Bob Marley • Would most like to visit Spain • Wears No. 10 so he can say "Bos-10" • Career goal is to host his own reality TV show • Communication studies major.
|Hometown:||Ft. Myers, Fla.|
|High School:||North Fort Myers|