5 DJ Juste
DJ  Juste


Port St. Lucie, Fla.

High School:
Port St. Lucie

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195



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Senior (2016)

  • Recorded four tackles (3-1=4) in the season opening victory over SIU and added two pass breakups
  • Saw action in the UM game
  • Recorded a solo tackle versus Kansas State
  • Had one solo tackle versus Ball State
  • Recorded four tackles and the team's lone sack versus FIU
  • Versus Charlotte he recorded a solo tackle

Junior (2015)

  • Recorded a tackle assist at Tulsa
  • Recorded a tackle, which was for a loss of 19 yards at Charlotte
  • Tallied three tackles (2-1=3) versus Marshall
  • Saw action on special teams as well as defense versus UTEP
  • Had two assisted tackles seeing action on both defense and special teams in FAU's Shula Bowl victory over FIU
  • Recorded a tackle assist versus Middle Tennessee playing both defense and special teams
  • Worked with special teams in the ODU victory

Sophomore (2014)

  • Saw action at No. 2 Alabama
  • Recorded a 10-yard catch in the season home opener versus Tulsa...recorded one kick return in the Tulsa game for one yard
  • Saw action at Wyoming
  • Saw action on the defensive side of the ball versus WKU
  • Recorded a solo tackle at No. 23 Marshall
  • Played special teams versus UAB
  • Saw action as a defensive back at North Texas
  • Earned a pass breakup versus ODU
  • Recorded three tackles versus Rice.

True Freshman (2013)

  • Saw time at quarterback, wide receiver and defensive back in six games in his first season and rushed for a total of 43 yards
  • Had a career high 28 rushing yards in the season opener against Miami

High School

  • Played for Hilary Poole at Port St. Lucie High School where he was a highly decorated player
  • As a junior, Juste earned first team all-state honors as well as all-area and was the player of the year for the Treasure Coast
  • Became the all-time passing and rushing leader in Port St. Lucie history and tallied a school record 99 yard punt return as well as the record for all-purpose yards with 390 in a single game
  • As a senior, Juste earned first team all-area, second team all-state...named the 2012 Outback Bowl MVP
  • Named a Nike all-star as a wide receiver and played as a quarterback in the Outback Bowl
  • For his career, Juste tallied 6,100 all-purpose yards, 50 career TDs, 2,917 passing yards, 2,715 rushing yards and 274 as a receiver


  • Criminal justice major
  • Son of Rosemarie Juste
  • Born Sept. 3, 1993 in Fort Pierce, Fla
  • Attributes success to his relationship with God

Career Stats


2013: Miami (R: 7-28); East Carolina (Rec: 2-2 R: 1- -1); USF (R: 3-7); Rice (R: 2-9)
2014: Tulsa (Rec: 1-10); Marshall (T: 1-0=1)
2015: at Tulsa (T: 0-1=1); Charlotte (T: 1-0=1, 1 TFL); Rice (2-1=3); Marshall (2-1=3); FIU (0-2=2); MT (0-1=1)
2016: SIU (3-1=4, 2 BrUP); K-State (1-0=1); Ball State (1-0=1); FIU (4-0=4, 1 sack); Charlotte (1-0=1)

Career Game Highs
Receptions: 2 at East Carolina (9/5/13)
Receiving Yards: 10 yards Tulsa (9/13/14)
Touchdowns: N/A
Longest Reception: 2 at East Carolina (9/5/13)
Carries: 7 at Miami (8/30/13)
Longest Rush: 16 yards at Miami (8/30/13)
Touchdowns: N/A
Total Tackles: 4 SIU (9/3/16)

2014 Season Game Highs
Receptions: 1 Tulsa (9/13/14)
Receiving Yards: 10 Tulsa (9/13/14)
Longest Reception: 10 Tulsa (9/13/14)
Longest Rush:
Kick Returns: 1 Tulsa (9/13/14)
Longest Kick Return: 1 yard Tulsa (9/13/14)
Pass Breakup: 1 ODU (11/29/14)

2015 Season Game Highs
Total Tackles:
3 Rice (10/10/15) and Marshall (10/17/15)

2016 Season Game Highs

Total Tackles:
4 SIU (9/3/16), FIU (10/1/16)
Sacks: 1 FIU (10/1/16)
Pass BrUps: 2 SIU (9/3/16)

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