Honors & Awards
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Spring 2017)
» Brook Berringer Citizenship Team (2018)
» Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2018)
Junior Jackson Walker will head into the 2018 season looking to provide depth on the Husker special teams. Walker joined the Nebraska program in 2017 and works as a reserve punter behind junior Caleb Lightbourn who is a two-year returning starter.
Walker brought depth to the punter spot but did not appear in a game in his first season at Nebraska.
Before Nebraska (Blue Valley HS/Coffeyville CC/Johnson County CC/Kansas)
Walker transferred to Nebraska after previously attending Coffeyville Community College (Kansas), Johnson County Community College (Kansas) and the University of Kansas. He graduated from Blue Valley Northwest high school in Overland Park, Kan., in 2015.
Jackson was born April 10, 1997, and is the son of Jon and Martha Walker. He is an accounting major and made the Nebraska Scholar Athlete Honor Roll in the spring of 2017. He earned spots on the Brook Berringer and Tom Osborne Citizenship Teams in 2018. Walker has volunteered his time with local hospital and school outreach events.