5 Josh Reliford
5 - Josh Reliford
Height: 5-10
Weight: 200
Year: R-Jr.
Hometown: Fitzgerald, Ga.
Position: DB
Previous School: Hutchinson (Kan.) CC
gp 11
tk 69.0
sac -
int -
ffum -
2020-21 (Redshirt junior): Played and started all seven games in the Spring 2021 campaign ... finished fourth in the defensive charts with 41 total tackles -- 17 solo and 24 assisted ... had one tackle for loss for one yard ... led the team in interceptions with two for 24 yards ... had five pass breakups ... had a career-high 11 tackles -- five solo, six assisted -- against Murray State (3/14/21) ... interceptions came against Austin Peay (2/21/21) and Tennessee State (4/3/21) ... broke up three passes against the Tigers.
 
2019 (Redshirt sophomore): Reliford played in all 12 games for the Golden Eagles, starting three ... recorded 54 tackles -- 29 solo and 25 assisted -- averaging 4.5 per game ... also had three tackles-for-loss for eight yards ... broke up three passes ... recorded a season-best seven tackles at Murray State (11/2/19) ... broke up two passes at Eastern Illinois (9/28/19).
 
2018 (Redshirt freshman, Hutchinson CC): Reliford recorded 62 total tackles (34 solo, 28 assists), while also picking off two passes and recovering a fumble.
 
2017 (Freshman, Hutchinson CC): Redshirted.
 
HIGH SCHOOL: While at Fitzgerald, he had 97 tackles, a sack, five interceptions and a blocked field goal. He was a Class AA first-team all-state selection by the Georgia Sports Writers Association in 2016.
 
PERSONAL: The son of Joe and Harriet Reliford ... was born Feb. 16, 1998, in Tifton, Ga. ... His grandfather, Joe Reliford, is the youngest player to participate in professional baseball, appearing in a game at the age of 12, playing for the Fitzgerald Pioneers in July 1952.
 
ACADEMICS: Earned his degree in interdisciplinary studies in May 2021. Working toward a master's in business administration.
 
AWARDS: 2020-21 -- All-Ohio Valley Conference second team
Recent Games
Oct 9 at NC Central W, 27-16
Oct 16 at Tennessee State L, 20-13
Oct 23 Virginia-Lynchburg W, 56-13
Nov 6 at Murray State L, 32-27
Nov 13 UT Martin L, 42-3
Nov 20 at Austin Peay L, 48-20
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 38 25
Assists 31 13
Tackles 69.0 38.0
Tackles per game 6.3 6.3
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 2 at Samford L, 52-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 11 Furman L, 26-0 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Tennessee L, 56-0 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 Eastern Illinois L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Southeast Missouri W, 28-17 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at NC Central W, 27-16 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at Tennessee State L, 20-13 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Virginia-Lynchburg W, 56-13 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 at Murray State L, 32-27 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 UT Martin L, 42-3 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at Austin Peay L, 48-20 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 2 at Samford L, 52-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 11 Furman L, 26-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Tennessee L, 56-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 25 Eastern Illinois L, 28-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Southeast Missouri W, 28-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at NC Central W, 27-16 - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at Tennessee State L, 20-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Virginia-Lynchburg W, 56-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 6 at Murray State L, 32-27 - - - - - - -
Nov 13 UT Martin L, 42-3 - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at Austin Peay L, 48-20 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 2 at Samford L, 52-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 11 Furman L, 26-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Tennessee L, 56-0 - - - - - - -
Sep 25 Eastern Illinois L, 28-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Southeast Missouri W, 28-17 - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at NC Central W, 27-16 - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at Tennessee State L, 20-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Virginia-Lynchburg W, 56-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 6 at Murray State L, 32-27 - - - - - - -
Nov 13 UT Martin L, 42-3 - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at Austin Peay L, 48-20 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 2 at Samford L, 52-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 11 Furman L, 26-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 18 at Tennessee L, 56-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 25 Eastern Illinois L, 28-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 2 Southeast Missouri W, 28-17 - - - - - 0
Oct 9 at NC Central W, 27-16 - - - - - 0
Oct 16 at Tennessee State L, 20-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 23 Virginia-Lynchburg W, 56-13 - - - - - 0
Nov 6 at Murray State L, 32-27 - - - - - 0
Nov 13 UT Martin L, 42-3 - - - - - 0
Nov 20 at Austin Peay L, 48-20 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 2 at Samford L, 52-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 11 Furman L, 26-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Tennessee L, 56-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 Eastern Illinois L, 28-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Southeast Missouri W, 28-17 - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at NC Central W, 27-16 - - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at Tennessee State L, 20-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Virginia-Lynchburg W, 56-13 - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 at Murray State L, 32-27 - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 UT Martin L, 42-3 - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at Austin Peay L, 48-20 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 2 at Samford L, 52-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 11 Furman L, 26-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Tennessee L, 56-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 Eastern Illinois L, 28-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Southeast Missouri W, 28-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 at NC Central W, 27-16 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 16 at Tennessee State L, 20-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Virginia-Lynchburg W, 56-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 at Murray State L, 32-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 UT Martin L, 42-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at Austin Peay L, 48-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 2 at Samford L, 52-14 1 - - - - 0
Sep 11 Furman L, 26-0 1 - - - - 0
Sep 18 at Tennessee L, 56-0 1 - - - - 0
Sep 25 Eastern Illinois L, 28-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 2 Southeast Missouri W, 28-17 1 - - - - 0
Oct 9 at NC Central W, 27-16 1 - - - - 0
Oct 16 at Tennessee State L, 20-13 1 - - - - 0
Oct 23 Virginia-Lynchburg W, 56-13 1 - - - - 0
Nov 6 at Murray State L, 32-27 1 - - - - 0
Nov 13 UT Martin L, 42-3 1 - - - - 0
Nov 20 at Austin Peay L, 48-20 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 2 at Samford L, 52-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 11 Furman L, 26-0 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 18 at Tennessee L, 56-0 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 25 Eastern Illinois L, 28-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 2 Southeast Missouri W, 28-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 9 at NC Central W, 27-16 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 16 at Tennessee State L, 20-13 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 23 Virginia-Lynchburg W, 56-13 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 6 at Murray State L, 32-27 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 13 UT Martin L, 42-3 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 20 at Austin Peay L, 48-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 2 at Samford L, 52-14 3 8 11.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Sep 11 Furman L, 26-0 3 2 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 2 - -
Sep 18 at Tennessee L, 56-0 6 5 11.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 25 Eastern Illinois L, 28-14 5 2 7.0 - - 1.5 1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 2 Southeast Missouri W, 28-17 8 3 11.0 - - 2.5 6 - - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 9 at NC Central W, 27-16 1 2 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 16 at Tennessee State L, 20-13 3 3 6.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 Virginia-Lynchburg W, 56-13 0 1 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 6 at Murray State L, 32-27 3 2 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 UT Martin L, 42-3 4 1 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 20 at Austin Peay L, 48-20 2 2 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2019-20 12 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2020-21 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2021-22 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 30 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2019-20 12 - - - - - - - -
2020-21 7 - - - - - - - -
2021-22 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 30 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2019-20 12 - - - - - - -
2020-21 7 - - - - - - -
2021-22 11 - - - - - - -
Total 30 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2019-20 12 - - - - - - - 0
2020-21 7 - - - - - - - 0
2021-22 11 - - - - - - - 0
Total 30 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2019-20 12 - - - - - - - -
2020-21 7 - - - - - - - -
2021-22 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 30 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
2020-21 - - - - - - - - - -
2021-22 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2019-20 12 - - - - 0 .0
2020-21 7 - - - - 0 .0
2021-22 11 - - - - 0 .0
Total 30 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2019-20 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2020-21 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
2021-22 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2019-20 12 29 25 54.0 4.5 - - 3 8 - - - - - 3 -
2020-21 7 17 24 41.0 5.9 - - 1 1 - - - 2 24 5 -
2021-22 11 38 31 69.0 6.3 - - 4 7 - - - - - 6 -
Total 30 84 80 164.0 5.5 - - 8 16 - - - 2 24 14 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - -
Losses 8 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - -
Losses 8 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 6 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 8 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 - - - - - - - -
Losses 8 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 11 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 6 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 6 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 3 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 8 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 4 - - - - 0 .0
November 3 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 38 31 69.0 6.3 - - 4 7 - - - - - 6 -
Conference 6 25 13 38.0 6.3 - - 4 7 - - - - - 2 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 20 9 29.0 5.8 - - 4 7 - - - - - 3 -
Away 6 18 22 40.0 6.7 - - 0 - - - - - - 3 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 3 9 6 15.0 5.0 - - 2.5 6 - - - - - 2 -
Losses 8 29 25 54.0 6.8 - - 1.5 1 - - - - - 4 -
-
September 4 17 17 34.0 8.5 - - 1.5 1 - - - - - 3 -
October 4 12 9 21.0 5.3 - - 2.5 6 - - - - - 2 -
November 3 9 5 14.0 4.7 - - 0 - - - - - - 1 -