2013 - Junior Season
Appeared in 11 games at tight end and on special teams and started seven on offense • Also played some linebacker and started on defense at Virginia Tech • Finished with seven catches for 119 yards and 11 tackles • Recorded his first touchdown of the season on a 3-yard catch from Marquise Williams in the second quarter • Had two catches for a season-high 55 yards against Old Dominion • Had an 11-yard reception at Pitt • Caught two passes for 39 yards and had three tackles in the win over Middle Tennessee • Started at No. 6 South Carolina in the season opener and caught an 11-yard pass • Started working at middle linebacker during fall camp and will see time on both sides of the ball.
2012 - Sophomore Season
Appeared in 10 games at tight end and on special teams • Started at tight end against Elon and Virginia • Finished the year with 12 catches for 144 yards and a touchdown • Also pulled down three two-point conversions • Caught a 3-yard pass in the season finale against Maryland • Established career highs with four receptions for 45 yards in the Thursday night win at Virginia • Had three catches for 36 yards and a pair of two-point conversions in the win over NC State • Caught a 13-yard pass at Miami • Had a pair of catches for 24 yards at Wake Forest • Scored his first career touchdown against Elon in the season opener, a 23-yard catch from Bryn Renner.
2011 - Freshman Season
Appeared in 11 games at tight end and special teams, finishing with two catches for 14 yards • Caught an 8-yard pass against Duke in the regular-season finale • Also notched a 6-yard reception against Wake Forest.
Red Bank Catholic High School
Ranked the No. 11 tight end in the country by ESPNU • Considered the No. 25 tight end by Scout.com • Rated the No. 35 tight end in the country and the No. 17 prospect in New Jersey by Rivals.com • Considered the No. 11 prospect in New Jersey by SuperPrep • Played on both sides of the ball at tight end and linebacker at Red Bank Catholic High School • Posted 21 receptions for 458 yards and five touchdowns as a senior • Played for the North team in the Chesapeake Bowl, a high school all-star game in the Northeast • Caught seven passes for 177 yards and two touchdowns as a junior • Recorded 52 tackles, five tackles for loss and two sacks in 2009 • Born in Japan and has lived in Tennessee, Hawaii, Korea and Indiana • Moved to New Jersey prior to sophomore year • Coached by Jim Portela.
Would most like to play professionally for the Indianapolis Colts • Dream job is to work on Wall Street • People say he looks like NFL quarterback Josh Freeman • Says Japanese food is his favorite • Favorite off-day activity is going to the beach • Nicknames are "JT3" and "Panda" • Son of Julie Tabb Carter • Born July 29, 1992 • Communication studies major.
|Hometown:||Red Bank, N.J.|
|High School:||Red Bank Catholic|