Jackson McChesney
Running Back 21
Ht/Wt
6'
0"
|
225 lbs.
Class
Sophomore
Hometown
Highland, 
Utah
Last School
Lone Peak High School
Roster Years
2019-2022


BYU Highlights

  • 2021
    • Played in five games.
    • Recorded 14 carries for 64 yards (no yards lost) and one touchdown at 4.6 yards per carry.
    • Made critical runs at USC in the fourth quarter and scored the winning touchdown in BYU's victory
  • 2020
    • Had 11 rushing attempts for 56 yards against Navy with a touchdown
  • 2019
    • Set the BYU freshman single-game record with 228 rushing yards at UMass
    • Redshirted after playing in three games
  • See "Year" tab for further information

Personal

  • Major: Finance
  • Missionary Service: Served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Concepcion, Chile
  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Parents are Meisha and Todd
  • Has three brothers and one sister
  • Wife's name is Kelsea, married in 2020
  • Brother, Austin, played defensive back at BYU (2016-18)
  • Eagle Scout

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Lone Peak High School
  • 5A First Team All-State as a senior with over 700 yards rushing and 500 yards receiving
  • Second Team All-State by the Salt Lake Tribune as a senior
  • Had over 1,000 yards of total offense as a junior
  • Led Lone Peak to back-to-back appearances in the 5A state championship game
  • On the Lone Peak High School track and field team. 100m UHSAA state champion
  • Coached by Mike Mower 
  • Also recruited by Alabama, Auburn, Notre Dame, Oregon, Oregon State, Stanford, Utah and Washington

Mission

  • Concepcion , Chile
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2021

  • Played in five games.
  • Recorded 14 carries for 64 yards (no yards lost) and one touchdown at 4.6 yards per carry.
  • Made critical runs at USC in the fourth quarter and scored the winning touchdown in BYU's victory
Sophmore Year 2022

  • Ran for 33 yards on three carries in BYU's 50-21 win at USF on Sept. 3. 

 

Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

  • Set the BYU freshman single-game record with 228 rushing yards at UMass
  • Redshirted after playing in three games in 2019
Medical Redshirt Year

Freshman 2020

  • Played in one game before suffering a season-ending injury
  • Had 11 rushing attempts for 56 yards against Navy with a touchdown
  • Jackson McChesney punches in game-winning TD at USC

    Jackson McChesney punches in game-winning TD at USC