SignUp
Sport Page
Freshman Jameer Jackson was the second UND player to earn a spot on the College Sports Journal All-Freshman Team.
Jackson tabbed as CS Journal Freshman All-American
Text smallerText larger
Updated: Friday 01/23/2013 10:29:47 (ET)
by UNDsports.com
Send this article to a friend Print RSS Shop
PHILADELPHIA - North Dakota's Jameer Jackson was one of 63 Football Champsion Subdivision players named to the publication's Freshman All-America team on Tuesday. Jackson joins four other wideouts on the squad that attributes its size of 63 to the number of scholarships available for FCS programs.

Jackson finished his redshirt freshman third among FCS rookies with 55 catches for 705 yards. His six touchdown receptions were also second among first-year players at his level.

Jackson is the second UND player to earn a spot on the CS Journal All-Freshman team that originated following the 2011 season. He joins sophomore cornerback Daryl Brown with that distinction.

The Brooklyn Park, Minn., native had a pair of 100-yard receiving games, including a season-high 124 yards in the victory over Montana. He had eight catches against the Griz.

His first 100-yard receiving game was a six-catch, two-touchdown performance for 105 yards against Northern Arizona on Oct. 13.

He had a season-high nine catches in a loss at Eastern Washington.  His 55 catches ranked ninth among Big Sky receivers and his six touchdown catches were tied for sixth in the league.

-- UND --
Lervick, Polanco named men's golf captains
North Dakota head men's golf coach Tim Swanson announced on Friday that senior Collin Lervick and junior Aaron Pulanco will share the captain duties for his 2014-15 squad. MORE
One-on-one with Matt Greene and the Cup
"I wouldn't be in the situation I am today without my time at UND." Strong words for a two-time Stanley Cup champion. Matt Greene, the former University of North Dakota hockey player, has deep... MORE
SJSU takes down UND in Schweigert's debut
San Jose State picked up a 42-10 victory over North Dakota in the season opener for both schools Thursday at Spartan Stadium. MORE
Pryor on set for UND Sports Extra
The University of North Dakota volleyball team kicks off the regular season this week in Washington, D.C. Before they left new head coach Mark Pryor sat down with Dan Hammer to preview the... MORE
Cross country season gets underway Friday
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – The University of North Dakota opens the 2014 cross country season – its third as a Big Sky Conference member – on Friday afternoon at North Dakota State's Bison Open. MORE