2011: Played in 11 games with three starts ... Finished the season with three catches for 30 yards and nine carries for 12 yards ... Recorded a 13-yard catch against Incarnate Word (9/17) for his longest grab of the year ... Added a 10-yard kickoff return in the 45-35 win over UIW ... Longest run was a 9-yard gain at Texas State (10/15) ... Five of his nine carries came against the Bobcats.
Previous School: Spent true freshman season at West Texas A&M as a linebacker, but did not appear in a game for the Buffaloes.
High School: Two-time all-state selection as a defensive lineman for coach Alvin Credeur at Lumberton High School ... Earned District 20-4A Offensive MVP honors as a running back as a senior ... Rushed for 2,325 career yards on 290 carries with 34 touchdowns to earn all-state honors ... Ran for 342 yards and four touchdowns against Nederland to help Raiders clinch second straight District 22-4A championship ... Finalist for the Willie Ray Smith Award ... Also recorded 143 tackles and 19 sacks ... Lettered in track and field, soccer, powerlifting and golf, as well.
Personal: Jacob Hanna was born on July 9, 1990 ... Son of Justin and Suzy Hanna ... Communications major.