CHICAGO – University of Chicago football player Jackson Ross was selected to D3football.com's Preseason All-America Team on Thursday.
Ross was a Third Team Preseason All-America pick at his defensive tackle position. The Norman, Okla. native enters his senior year with career totals of 279 tackles, 20.5 tackles for loss and 9.5 sacks. He has also forced four fumbles, intercepted two passes and blocked three kicks.
D3football.com has previously feted Ross with Third Team All-Region accolades in both 2018 and 2019. He is a three-time All-Midwest Conference honoree as well, with two First Team selections. Ross has led the Maroons in tackles in each of his three seasons. During his time on the team, the defense has only allowed 15.1 points per game and 3.1 yards per rush.