Nevada 2013: Returns for his junior season as one of the leaders on the defense ... Plans to graduate this fall after just three and a half years at Nevada ... Named fourth-team preseason All-Mountain West by Phil Steele. 2012: Seized a starting job on the defensive front during fall camp and never relinquished it ... Started all 13 games at one of the tackle positions ... Registered 40 tackles during year, including a pair for a loss ... Recorded at least two tackles in all but one game ... Set a career high with six tackles at Air Force ... First career tackle for loss came in Nevada's season-opening win at Cal. 2011: Did not start but saw action in seven games as a defensive lineman and on special teams ... Did not record any statistics. 2010: Joined Nevada as a true freshman and redshirted his first season at Nevada.
High School A graduate of Loyola HS in Los Angeles, Calif. ... Earned all-league honors as an offensive and defensive lineman ... Was a two-year letterwinner in football.
Personal Born Jordan Douglas Hanson on April 27, 1992 ... Son of Donna and Douglas Hanson ... Has three younger brothers, Dillon, Kylan and Cameron ... Majoring in economics ... Enjoys spending time with friends, boxing and going to the beach in his free time ... Chose Nevada because of great academics and athletics programs.