Award Candidates
View SlideshowMCKAY JACOBSONWide Receiver5-11, 189, Jr.South Lake, TX / SouthLake Carroll HS

Jan JorgensenAt BYU: 2009: (Sophomore) Earned letterman honors... started nine games at wide receiver ... started the first four games before suffering a hamstring injury, forcing him to sit out the next four games ... Academic All-MWC ... totaled 556 yards and four touchdowns on 23 receptions ... averaged 24.2 yards per catch, ranking No. 4 in the nation among receivers who averaged at least one catch per game and No. 3 among receivers with as many yards as him ... caught the game-winning touchdown in BYU’s season opener against No. 3 Oklahoma ... recorded a season-high 111 yards receiving against Florida St, including an 80-yard reception ... recorded two punt returns ... averaged 13 yards on three kick returns. 2006: (Freshman) Selected as the team offensive rookie of the year ... his 77-yard punt return for a touchdown against Wyoming was the 1st punt return for a TD in 113 games for the Cougars ... had TD catches of 28 and 20 yards against UNLV, and a 20-yard TD catch against New Mexico ... had three catches for 105 yards at Colorado State, including a season-long 52-yarder ... had 28 catches for 547 yards and three receiving TDs ... also had two punt returns for 75 yards and had seven kickoff returns for 128 yards ... participated in Spring Camp after graduating from high school in December ... saw considerable action at receiver and as a return specialist on special teams during Spring Camp.

Before BYU:Named to the 55th annual Texas Sportswriters Association’s All-State First Team ... 5A Texas Football All-Texas First-Team as a senior ... 5A Texas Football Wide Receiver of the Year ... Dallas Morning News All-Area First-Team ... Fort Worth Star Telegram 5A Super Team Selection ... TexasPrepXtra Super Team ... Associated Press All-State Second-Team ... Coaches All Region One First-Team ... Coaches 5-5A All-District First-Team ... named to the Texas 5A Academic All-State Team ... voted team offensive player of the year ... led state with 99 receptions for 1,631 receiving yards ... recorded 19 touchdowns his senior year ... recorded 35 receptions for 459 receiving yards and 3 touchdowns his junior year, with one punt return touchdown ... had 67 receptions for 952 receiving yards and 8 touchdowns his sophomore year ... returned 2 punts for touchdowns as a sophomore ... finished career with 201 receptions (school record) for 3,019 yards (school record) and 30 touchdowns ... named District 7-5A Sophomore of the Year in 2003 ... a 3 year starter ... helped lead team to 3 state championships and two national championships ... team was 63-1 in his four years with the team ... ran track in high school ... district champion in the 100 meters and 200 meters as a sophomore ... regional finalist in the 100 meters and 200 meters and a state finalist in the 200 meters as a sophomore ... recruited by Florida State, Baylor, Texas Tech and others for track.

Personal: Parents are Evan and Hally Jacobson ... his mother Hally was a cheerleader at BYU ... has two brothers and three sisters ... sister Jeniel is a cheerleader at BYU ... cousin Allen Jacobson played cornerback at Southern Utah ... recruited by Texas Tech, Texas A&M, Oklahoma State, Missouri, Baylor, Kansas, Purdue, Northwestern, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Houston, Colorado State, Oklahoma, Texas, Kansas State, Colorado, Iowa State, Nebraska, Indiana, Iowa, Notre Dame, Florida State, Arizona, Arizona State, TCU, Air Force and Stanford ... served an LDS mission to Sapporo, Japan.


Yr Gms Rec Yds TD Long Avg./R Avg./G
2006 13 28 547 3 52 19.5 42.1
2009 9 23 556 4 80 24.2 61.8
TOTAL 22 51 1103 7 80 21.6 58.1

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