2002: Started seven games at receiver for the Green Wave, catching 14 passes for 184 yards. Averaged 13.1 yards per catch. Caught an 18-yard touchdown pass versus Southern (8/31) for the Wave's first TD of the season. Made catches in seven of 13 games. Grabbed three passes for a season-high 57 yards and the TD versus Southern. Also snared three passes at East Carolina (9/14). Had two catches each in the Houston (9/7), UL-Monroe (10/5) and TCU (11/9) contests.
2001: Played in 10 games, tallying 18 catches for 169 yards. Posted four three-reception contests, including the Southern game (9/29) when he caught three balls for a career-best 35 yards. Snagged a season-long 22-yarder against Louisville (11/3). Had three catches for 21 yards against Cincinnati (10/6) and had a 15-yard gain on an end-around rush.
2000: Saw action in five games as a redshirt freshman. Snagged his first career reception with a 36-yard grab against SMU (9/23).
1999: Redshirted the season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 1999 graduate of St. Monica Catholic in Santa Monica, Calif. A three-year starter at both wide receiver and defensive back. Ranks second all-time in the state of California with 230 career receptions. Earned district MVP honors after catching 98 passes for 1,560 yards and 18 touchdowns as a senior. Nominated for California-Texas Shrine Game. Also an all-conference shortstop in baseball. Coached by Norm Lacy.
PERSONAL: James Anthony Dunn. Born December 14, 1980 in Torrance, Calif. The son of James and Isabel Dunn. Majoring in marketing with a minor in informational systems for decision support. Selected to the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll for 1999-2000. Has known quarterback J.P. Losman since the two attended first grade together.
Dunn's Career Receiving Stats
|Year ||G-GS ||Rec. ||Yards ||Avg. ||TD ||LP/Opp|
|2000 ||5-0 ||1 ||36 ||36.0 ||0 ||36/SMU|
|2001 ||10-0 ||18 ||169 ||9.4 ||0 ||9/TCU|
|2002 ||13-3 ||14 ||184 ||13.1 ||1 ||37/Southern|
|Career ||28-3 ||33 ||389 ||11.8 ||1 ||37/Southern|