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Jason Gannon 49
Jason Gannon

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
DeSoto, Mo.

High School:
DeSoto

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 250

Position:
Tight End

Birthdate:
04/02/1983


2004 OUTLOOK

Walk-on who enters fall camp looking to contribute at the tight end spot after playing on the defensive line previously ... Switched to tight end during spring practice and made the adjustment nicely ... Caught 1 pass in the spring scrimmage for 8 yards ... Changed his jersey number to 49 in the offseason, after wearing 82 (games) and 83 (practices) the past few years.

2003 SEASON

Did not see game action.

2002 SEASON

Played in one game during redshirt freshman season ... Saw action for first time in his career when he got the call against Ball State.

2001 SEASON

Redshirt year ... Spent the season on the defensive scout team.

HIGH SCHOOL

Three-year letterwinner at DeSoto High School ... All-conference performer as a junior at both tight end and defensive end ... Missed half of his senior season due to an injury ... Also lettered in basketball and baseball ... All-conference selection in basketball as a senior ... High school coach - Jerry West.

PERSONAL

Majoring in political science ... Son of Dennis and Elaine Gannon ... Born April 2, 1983.