CAREER HIGHS Tackles: 10, at Texas (2013)
Tackles For Loss: 1, vs. Kansas State (2013)
Forced Fumbles: 1 2x, at Texas (2013)*
Pass Breakups: 1, vs. Iowa State (2013)
* Indicates most recent high
2013 ESPN Big 12 All-Bowl Team... played in 13 games (4 starts) with 47 tackles (36 solo) with two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, one pass breakup and one tackle for loss... recorded the most tackles (47) by a Red Raider true freshman since 2010 when Tre' Porter led all Big 12 freshmen with 76 tackles... made seven tackles (all solo) helping the Red Raiders to a 37-23 upset over No. 14 Arizona State (12/30) in the National University Holiday Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego... made a season-high 10 tackles (three solo) with a forced fumble and made first career fumble recovery at Texas (11/28)... collected three tackles (all solo) with one tackle for a loss against No. 4 Baylor (11/16) at AT&T Stadium in Arlington... posted a tackle (solo) against Kansas State (11/9)... made one tackle (assisted) and returned one punt for 32 yards at No. 12 Oklahoma (10/26)... one of three Red Raiders to lead the team with nine tackles (all solo) at West Virginia (10/19) while also forcing a fumble... made five tackles (four solo) against Iowa State (10/12) and also broke up one pass... notched two tackles (both solo) at Kansas (10/5) in first career road Big 12 game... made six tackles (four solo) against Texas State (9/21)... tallied two tackles (both solo) in first career home game against Stephen F. Austin (9/7)... made career debut in season opener making one tackle (solo) at SMU (8/30).
HIGH SCHOOL Southlake Carroll High School in Southlake, Texas... three year starter and team captain during senior year... help lead team to a 37-6 record including two district titles and an undefeated 16-0 state championship in 2011... named District 4-5A Defensive Most Valuable Player, Class 5A Texas Sports Writers Association All-State third Team, AP All State honorable mention, Dallas Morning News All Area second Team, Star Telegram Super Team , First Down Club 2012 Defensive Player of the Year Finalist, Whataburger first Team All North Texas... prep career totals of 353 tackles including 214 solo tackles, 139 assisted tackles, 15 tackles for a loss, six interceptions, 21 passes broken up, six forced fumbles with six fumble recoveries... also served as the team's kick and punt returner during final two seasons with 32 career kickoff returns for 595 yards (18.6 avg.) and with 32 punt returns for 409 yards (12.8 avg.)... caught three passes for 54 receiving yards with one touchdown during the 2012 season... High School Coach: Hal Wasson.
PERSONAL Tanner Jacobson... born November 4, 1994... son of Evan and Hally Jacobson... a business major at Texas Tech.