#87 Jacob Anderson
|HOMETOWN||Merrill, Wis. (Merrill HS)|
2017 (So): Played in all 11 games for the Beavers... Totaled 342 yards on 21 receptions, both were career highs... Set a career high with five touchdowns on the season... Set a career high vs MSU Moorhead (Nov. 11) with 73 yards on four receptions... Set a career high with two receiving touchdowns vs Northern State (Oct. 21).
2016 (Fr): Played in 8 games... Tallied one reception for 20 yards and a touchdown vs Minnesota Crookston (Nov 12)... Totaled 10 punts for 381 yards on the season with a season long of 53 yards vs Minnesota Crookston (Nov. 12)... Played in the 2016 Mineral Water Bowl game where the Beavers beat Washburn 36-23, being the first team in program history to win a post-season game.
2015 (RS): Sat out the season as a redshirt.
Prior to BSU: Lettered in football, basketball and track and field for the Bluejays… Was first team All-Great Northern Conference and offensive MVP his senior season… Named second team all-conference as a junior… Team captain of the basketball team and MVP of the track team… An honor roll student.
Personal: Born July 23, 1997… Son of Kathy and Tim Anderson… Plans to major in criminal justice at BSU.
Career High: Punt Returns: 1 at St.Cloud State University (10/29/16); Punt Return Yards: 35 at St.Cloud State University (10/29/16); Punt Return Long: 35 at St.Cloud State University (10/29/16); Receptions: 6 at Northern State (10/21/17); Receiving Yards: 73 at MSU Moorhead (11/11/17); Receiving TD: 2 at Northern State (10/21/17); Receiving Long: 34 at Augustana (9/16/17); Total Tackles: 1 at Augustana (9/16/17); Solo Tackles: 1 at Augustana (9/16/17).