2011: Saw action in three games, including playing a role in WKU wins over North Texas and Troy.
2010: Saw action in seven games in the Hilltopper secondary, starting each of the first three games at cornerback...Posted a season-high seven tackles in the season opener at Nebraska, including six solo stops...Also had four tackles the following week at Kentucky...Finished the season with 16 tackles, with 11 being solo stops.
2009: Saw action in all 12 games as a true freshman, with 11 starts...Finished the year with 32 tackles, including 25 solo tackles, five passes defensed and one interception...Made an immediate impact in collegiate debut, intercepting one pass and posting seven tackles, good for fourth-best on the team against Tennessee...Had a pair of tackles in week seven against Middle Tennessee...The following week, posted three tackles against North Texas...Led the team in tackles with eight and two pass breakups in week nine against Troy...Broke up two more passes the following week against Louisiana-Monroe, with four tackles...Had four tackles in week 11 against Florida Atlantic and one tackle in a starting role in week 12 against Arkansas State.
HS/Misc: Led Booker T. Washington High School to a 10-4 overall record in 2008...Recorded 29 total tackles in his senior season, including 12 solo tackles and three interceptions.
The Forrest File: Full Name Jamal Forrest; Parents - Derrick Forrest, Deborah Forest; Birth - May 18, 1991 ; HS - Booker T. Washington High School '09; HS Coach - Earl Tillman; HS Letters - football 3, track; Major - undeclared.