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Devin Jackson - Football - Kansas Jayhawks

Devin Jackson

Position Fullback
Height 5'7''
Weight 200 lbs.
Class Redshirt Junior
Hometown Lenexa, Kan.
High School Shawnee Mission Northwest HS

At Coffeyville Community College: Played one season for coach Jeff Leiker at Coffeyville Community College… Redshirted one season as well. High School: A graduate of Shawnee Mission Northwest High School in Shawnee, Kan…. Earned a total of eight letters in track and football for the Cougars… Was named second-team All-Sunflower League as a senior… Helped the team to the district championship in 2002… Coached in football by Scott Diebold. Personal: Born in Lawrence, Kan… Major is sports psychology… Son of Gregg and Cleo Jackson… Father played football for the Jayhawks and cousin, Wayne Simien, was a KU basketball player… Has one brother and one sister. Favorites: Best part of football – Camaraderie; Athlete – Barry Sanders; Non-Sports Hero – Father (I have learned a lot from him and respect what he has done with his life); Movie – Spiderman; TV Show – BET Comic View; Food – Mom[apos]s cooking; Best thing about KU – Meeting new friends