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Basketball Convert Hits the Gridiron Running

Basketball Convert Hits the Gridiron Running

UVa's latest prospect, Jordan "J.J." Jackson is making some noise in his first football season. Hoo Nation caught up with his high school football coach, Michael Skinner, to learn more about the junior DE, who switched his high tops for a pair of cleats.

Suitors are lining up for the Woodgrove High (Purcellville, Va.) junior, Jordan "J.J." Jackson. "If you would have told me this six months ago, I would have not believed it," said Jackson Saturday night- the same day he received an offer from Virginia. "It's a blessing," stated Jackson. The 6-foot-4 220 pound defensive end currently has five scholarship offers: Virginia, Yale, Old Dominion... Recommended Stories

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