Antwuan Jackson


Player profile

  • Height 6-2
  • Weight 299
  • Hometown Ellenwood, Ga.
  • Last School Cedar Grove / Blinn Junior College
  • Year Graduate

Ohio State Overview: Antwuan Jackson enrolled in classes at Ohio State in January 2018 … appeared in four games last season for the Buckeyes and recorded a tackle in the season-opener against Oregon State … graduated in May 2019 with his degree in human development and family science … job shadowed Angie Beisner, Ohio State’s head athletic trainer, in the summer of 2019.

More on Antwuan: Jackson was considered the nation’s No. 2-ranked JUCO defensive tackle among the 2018 prospects and the No. 3 JUCO recruit overall by 247Sports … originally attended Auburn and redshirted the 2016 season … was rated as the No. 49 overall player in the 2016 class … transferred from Auburn and played in 10 games for Blinn J.C. last fall … had 70 tackles, nine sacks and three forced fumbles at Blinn … named the Southwest Junior College Football Conference Most Valuable Player … had three multi-sack games … season-high 10 tackles, three TFLs and a fumble recovery versus Tyler Junior College … Georgia Defensive Player of the Year as a senior at Cedar Grove High School … played in the U.S. Army All-American Game … coached by Ryan Mahon at Blinn J.C. and Jermaine Smith at Cedar Grove … parents are Sonya Benton and Antwuan Jackson Sr.