#21 Ethan Favor-Jackson
|HOMETOWN||Alexandria, Minn. (Jefferson HS)|
2013 (Jr): Played in nine games as a reserve defensive lineman and on special teams… Totaled 10 tackles (three solo)… Recorded two tackles for loss, both sacks, which pushed the opposing offense back 12 yards… Recovered a fumble… Also fielded two kickoffs for nine yards as a member of the special teams blocking unit.
Tied a career-high with three tackles (tied career-best two solo) and recorded his first-career sack (-9 yards) at Augustana (Sept. 21)… Posted two tackles and a half sack (0 yards) at MSU Moorhead (Nov. 9)… Posted a tackle and a half sack (-2 yards) at Minot State (Nov. 16)… Recovered his first collegiate fumble versus No. 7 Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 26).
2012 (So): Played in 10 games at linebacker and on the defensive line... Totaled four tackles (two solo)... Posted 1.5 tackles for loss to push back the opposing offense four yards... Compiled a season-high three tackles (two solo) with 1.5 tackles for loss (-4 yards) against Upper Iowa (Aug. 31).
2011 (Fr): Saw the field on seven occasions on the defensive line... Recorded four tackles (two solo)... Made one tackle in his collegiate debut against Southwest Minnesota State (Sept. 17)... Tallied a season-high three tackles (two solo) at Upper Iowa (Oct. 1).
Prior to BSU: Favor-Jackson guided Jefferson High School to consecutive appearances at the section finals where the Cardinals fell twice by a total of three points... Earned all-conference and all-section honors and was named most valuable defensive lineman by his teammates... Helped the defense hold the opposing offense to 14.4 points per game that ranked second in the conference... Recorded seven tackles and one sack in an 18-0 win against Apollo High School Sept. 24... Also excelled in the classroom as a scholar-athlete and honor roll student... Father, Michael Favor, was a center for the North Dakota State University 1985, 1986 and 1988 national championship teams, earned all-america status and is in the NDSU Bison Hall of Fame.
Personal: Born May 10, 1993 in Alexandria, Minn... Son of Michal Favor and Jo Kluver... Plans to study hydrology.
Career Highs: Tackles: 3 vs. Upper iowa (8/31/12) and at Augustana (9/21/13); Solo Tackles: 2 vs. Upper Iowa (8/31/12) and at Augustana (9/21/13); Assisted Tackles: 2 at MSU Moorhead (11/9/13); Tackles for Loss: 1.5 vs. Upper Iowa (8/31/12); Fumbles Recovered: 1 vs Minnesota Duluth (10/26/13).