The legend of Justin Jackson continues.
After eclipsing 5,000 career rushing yards on Saturday against the Minnesota Golden Gophers, the Northwestern Wildcat running back also became just the second ever B1G back to run 1,000 yards in four straight seasons. The only other back to do that is Wisconsin great Ron Dayne.
— #B1GCats (@NU_Sports) November 18, 2017
Northwestern RB Justin Jackson just became the second player in Big Ten history with four straight 1,000-yard rushing seasons, joining Wisconsin’s Ron Dayne.
— Matt Fortuna (@Matt_Fortuna) November 18, 2017
Not only that, but only eight backs have ever done it in NCAA history. So, here’s another hat tip to the Ball Carrier.