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Don Jackson
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Don Jackson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Sacramento, Calif.

Last College:
Iowa Western CC

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 210

Position:
Running Back

Experience:
1V

04/11/2014

Nevada Football: Spring Report No 1.

Coach Polian's thoughts on the first five practices of spring ball.

09/14/2013

Wolf Pack Falls to No. 10 Seminoles, 62-7

Tyler Stewart played the second half, completing 7 of 15 passes for 49 yards.

08/31/2013

Wolf Pack falls to No. 21 UCLA , 58-20

UCLA 58, Nevada 20

06/19/2013

Preseason accolades rolling in for Pack players

Six named to All-MW team by Athlon Sports

04/20/2013

Fajardo Shines as Blue Tops Silver in Spring Game

Great crowd on a beautiful day at Mackay Stadium

Nevada
2013: Joined the team after one season at Iowa Western Community College ... Went through spring drills with the team and emerged as the projected starting running back in the Pistol offense ... Named fourth-team Preseason All-Mountain West by Phil Steele.

Junior College
Led the country in yards-per-carry in 2012 while playing for a national championship team ... Named the C0-Offensive MVP of the National Championship game ... Earned the Riever Award as his team's most inspirational player.

High School
A graduate of Laguna Creek High School in Elk Grove, Calif. ... Was the 2012 Sacramento Bee Player of the year ... Named the MVP of the 2010 Optimist All-Star Game ... Rushed for 2,305 yard in his senior season and scored 23 touchdowns ... Scored a career high five TD's in one game while at Laguna Creek.

Personal
Born Don Xzaviar Jackson on Sept. 7, 1993 ... Son of Don and Adrienne Jackson ... Plans to major in journalism or communications while at Nevada, with the hope of getting into sports broadcasting or coaching when his playing days are through ... Enjoys making music, editing video and taking photographs in his spare time.

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