23 Melvin Jackson
23 - Melvin Jackson
Height: 6-0
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio
High School: Lakewood St. Edward
Position: DB
Major: Business Marketing
gp 7
tk 14.0
sac -
int -
ffum -

2018 (Redshirt Freshman) | Game-By-Game Stats

Played in all 11 games as a reserve defensive back and member of special teams...was credited with 17 total tackles (15 of which were solo stops)...at Western Illinois was credited with a career-best six tackles, all solos...had three solo tackles against Valparaiso...also had three tackles against Indiana State...had a pair of solo stops at West Virginia...had solo stops against Butler, South Dakota and UNI...had pass breakups against Indiana State and UNI...earned his first letter.

2017 (Freshman): Redshirted.

High School: A two-star recruit by 247sports.com…ranked as the No. 94 recruit in Ohio by 247sports.com…second-team Division I All-Ohio selection as a defensive back and third-team pick as a running back…was a first-team Division I All-Northeast Lakes District pick as a defensive back…named to the Cleveland.com Defensive All-Star team…as a senior, had 63 tackles, 10 pass breakups and four interceptions…also blocked four kicks…St. Ed's was 9-3 dropping a tough 38-31 decision in overtime to Cleveland St. Ignatius in the state quarterfinals…as a junior, was an honorable-mention All-Northeast Lakes District pick…in 2015, St. Ed's won the Division I State Championship going 14-1...defeated Huber Heights Wayne 45-35 in the state title game...Lakewood also won the 2014 state championship beating Wayne 31-21...coach was Tom Lombardo.

Personal: Is the 2018-19 recipient of the Merton John Bartelmay Scholarship endowment.

Recent Games
Sep 7 Howard W, 54-28
Sep 14 Duquesne W, 34-14
Sep 28 Robert Morris W, 45-10
Oct 5 at UNI L, 21-14
Oct 12 South Dakota State L, 38-28
Oct 19 at Southern Illinois L, 35-10
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 8 4
Assists 6 4
Tackles 14.0 8.0
Tackles per game 2.0 2.7
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Aug 24 vs. Samford W, 45-22 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Howard W, 54-28 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Duquesne W, 34-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Robert Morris W, 45-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at UNI L, 21-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 South Dakota State L, 38-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Southern Illinois L, 35-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Western Illinois   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 North Dakota State   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at South Dakota   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Indiana State   - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Illinois State   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Aug 24 vs. Samford W, 45-22 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Howard W, 54-28 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Duquesne W, 34-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Robert Morris W, 45-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at UNI L, 21-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 South Dakota State L, 38-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Southern Illinois L, 35-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Western Illinois   - - - - - - -
Nov 2 North Dakota State   - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at South Dakota   - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Indiana State   - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Illinois State   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Aug 24 vs. Samford W, 45-22 - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Howard W, 54-28 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Duquesne W, 34-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Robert Morris W, 45-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at UNI L, 21-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 South Dakota State L, 38-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Southern Illinois L, 35-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Western Illinois   - - - - - - -
Nov 2 North Dakota State   - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at South Dakota   - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Indiana State   - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Illinois State   - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Aug 24 vs. Samford W, 45-22 - - - - - 0
Sep 7 Howard W, 54-28 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 Duquesne W, 34-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 Robert Morris W, 45-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 at UNI L, 21-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 South Dakota State L, 38-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Southern Illinois L, 35-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 Western Illinois   - - - - - -
Nov 2 North Dakota State   - - - - - -
Nov 9 at South Dakota   - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Indiana State   - - - - - -
Nov 23 Illinois State   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Aug 24 vs. Samford W, 45-22 - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Howard W, 54-28 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Duquesne W, 34-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Robert Morris W, 45-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at UNI L, 21-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 South Dakota State L, 38-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Southern Illinois L, 35-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Western Illinois   - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 North Dakota State   - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at South Dakota   - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Indiana State   - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Illinois State   - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Aug 24 vs. Samford W, 45-22 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Howard W, 54-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Duquesne W, 34-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Robert Morris W, 45-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at UNI L, 21-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 South Dakota State L, 38-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Southern Illinois L, 35-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Western Illinois   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 North Dakota State   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at South Dakota   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Indiana State   - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Illinois State   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Aug 24 vs. Samford W, 45-22 1 - - - - 0
Sep 7 Howard W, 54-28 1 - - - - 0
Sep 14 Duquesne W, 34-14 1 - - - - 0
Sep 28 Robert Morris W, 45-10 1 - - - - 0
Oct 5 at UNI L, 21-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 12 South Dakota State L, 38-28 1 - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Southern Illinois L, 35-10 1 - - - - 0
Oct 26 Western Illinois   - - - - - -
Nov 2 North Dakota State   - - - - - -
Nov 9 at South Dakota   - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Indiana State   - - - - - -
Nov 23 Illinois State   - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Aug 24 vs. Samford W, 45-22 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 7 Howard W, 54-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 14 Duquesne W, 34-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 28 Robert Morris W, 45-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 5 at UNI L, 21-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 12 South Dakota State L, 38-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 19 at Southern Illinois L, 35-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 26 Western Illinois   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 North Dakota State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at South Dakota   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Indiana State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Illinois State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Aug 24 vs. Samford W, 45-22 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 7 Howard W, 54-28 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Duquesne W, 34-14 2 2 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Robert Morris W, 45-10 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at UNI L, 21-14 3 2 5.0 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 South Dakota State L, 38-28 1 2 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 2 - -
Oct 19 at Southern Illinois L, 35-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Western Illinois   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 North Dakota State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at South Dakota   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Indiana State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Illinois State   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2019-20 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 18 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2017-18 - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 7 - - - - - - - -
Total 18 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2017-18 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 11 - - - - - - -
2019-20 7 - - - - - - -
Total 18 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2017-18 - - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 7 - - - - - - - 0
Total 18 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2017-18 - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 11 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 7 - - - - - - - -
Total 18 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2017-18 - - - - - 0 -
2018-19 11 - - - - 0 .0
2019-20 7 - - - - 0 .0
Total 18 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2017-18 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2017-18 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 11 15 2 17.0 1.5 - - 0 - - - - - - 2 -
2019-20 7 8 6 14.0 2.0 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - 2 -
Total 18 23 8 31.0 1.7 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - 4 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
September 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 7 - - - - - - - -
Conference 3 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 2 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 7 - - - - - - -
Conference 3 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - -
Away 2 - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 7 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 3 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - 0
Away 2 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0
-
August 1 - - - - - - - 0
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 7 - - - - - - - -
Conference 3 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 - - - - - - - -
Away 2 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
August 1 - - - - - - - -
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
August - - - - - - - - - -
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 7 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 3 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 4 - - - - 0 .0
Away 2 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral 1 - - - - 0 .0
-
Wins 4 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 3 - - - - 0 .0
-
August 1 - - - - 0 .0
September 3 - - - - 0 .0
October 3 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
August 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 7 8 6 14.0 2.0 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - 2 -
Conference 3 4 4 8.0 2.7 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - 2 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 5 4 9.0 2.3 - - 0 - - - - - - 2 -
Away 2 3 2 5.0 2.5 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 4 2 6.0 1.5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 4 4 8.0 2.7 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - 2 -
-
August 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
September 3 4 2 6.0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 4 4 8.0 2.7 - - 0.5 1 - - - - - 2 -