2009 (Junior): Appeared in seven games at safety and on special teams ... made a pair of fumble recoveries in the team's win over Western Michigan ... named IU special teams player of the week following the Illinois game.
2008 (Sophomore): NCAA ruled Finch eligible for the 2008 season during preseason camp ... played in five games at safety and on special teams ... blocked two punts and tallied six tackles ... recorded blocked punts in back-to-back games against Ball State and Michigan State ... the blocks led to five Hoosier points and his block against the Cardinals was Indiana's first since Joe Kleinsmith's at Purdue (Nov. 18, 2006) ... returned four punts for 41 yards (10.2 average) with a long of 15 yards ... added three tackles vs. MSU and two stops against BSU ... made a solo tackle in his Hoosier debut vs. Western Kentucky ... named IU special teams player of the week following the Ball State game.
2007 (Freshman): Appeared in three games at linebacker for the University of Florida before suffering a broken leg vs. Tennessee that ended his season ... collected seven total tackles, four solo, and was one of three true freshmen to record an interception ... picked off his pass against Tennessee and added three tackles in the Gators' victory.
Prep/Personal: Played for head coach Steve Tutsie at Warren Central High School, where he was rated the No. 1 safety in the nation by Rivals.com and the top player in the Hoosier state by Rivals.com and Scout.com ... high school teammate of Hoosier junior safety Chris Adkins and junior offensive lineman Andrew McDonald ... as a senior, helped lead Warren Central to its fourth consecutive Class 5A state title, the first high school football team to accomplish that feat in the state of Indiana ... collected Class 5A All-State honors in both his senior and junior years ... recorded a team-high 11 tackles, returned an interception 42 yards and had a 55-yard punt return for a touchdown in the state title game his junior year ... ended his junior season with 98 tackles, 10 interceptions, five forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries ... parents are Charlotte Finch and James Flowers ... born on June 7, 1988, Jerimy Finch is a general studies major.