FB: Black edges Red in annual Spring Game, 14-7
Big defensive tackle who adds depth to the front line ... Is listed as the third defensive tackle on the depth chart after spring drills.
2014: Did not see any action as a sophomore.
2013: Did not play during the 2013 campaign.
2012: Redshirted as a true freshman.
High school: Local standout who played on both sides of the ball at Mount Miguel High ... Helped the Matadors to a 8-2-1 overall record last season, including a 3-0-1 mark in league play ... During his senior year, tallied 30 tackles, five sacks and two fumble recoveries ... Earned a Scouts, Inc. grade of 76 ... Ranked No. 90 in the 2012 ESPNU top California recruits list.
Personal: Born July 29, 1993, in Spring Valley, Calif. ... Son of Lavaile Cannon and Kelly Jackson ... Has six brothers and a sister ... Drew interest from Arizona, Army, Boise State, Nevada, UCLA, Utah, Washington and Washington State .... Is majoring in social science.