#51 Zach Jackson | Linebacker
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Previous School: Lincoln North Star
Major: Exercise Science
Jackson saw time at linebacker and as a special teams performer, making 25 total tackles (13 solo) ... made seven tackles versus Northwestern on Oct. 18 ... made five stops in the win over Dordt on Oct. 4.
Prepped at Lincoln North Star High School for head coach Mark Waller … lettered and started all four years … served as team captain for one year … as both a junior and senior, named all-city, all-conference and Defensive Player of the Year (Lincoln Journal Star) … earned honorable mention all-state as a sophomore and junior … tabbed honorable mention all-city as a sophomore … led the Gators to a state playoff appearance in 2012 … competed in wrestling for three years and baseball for two … member of the honor roll.
Born in Lincoln, Neb., on Oct. 25, 1995 … son of David and Karen Jackson … has an older brother, Matt, and younger brother, Josh … enjoys lifting weights.