Career Honors & Awards

  • All-American (High Bar, 2019)
  • CGA All-America Scholar Athlete (2021)
  • NCAA Team Finals Competitor 
    • 2019 (Pommel Horse, High Bar)
    • 2021 (Pommel Horse)
    • 2022 (Pommel Horse) 
  • NCAA Team Qualifier Competitor 
    • 2019 (Pommel Horse, High Bar) 
    • 2021 (Pommel Horse) 
    • 2022 (Pommel Horse) 
  • Individual Title
    • High Bar, 2/23/19
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2020, 2021, 2022)
  • Nebraska Bronze Academic Medallion (2020, 2022)
  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021; Spring 2020, 2021, 2022)
  • Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2019, 2020, 2021)

Career & Season Highs

Career Highs  -- 14.10  -- 14.15  -- 14.00  --
2022  -- 14.10  -- 14.10  --  --  --
2021  -- 14.00  -- 14.15  --  --  --
2020  --  --  --  --  --  --  --
2019  -- 13.80  --  --  -- 14.00  --

2022 (Senior) 
Khalil Jackson competed regularly for the Huskers during the 2022 season, helping NU to a second-place conference finish and fourth-place national finish. He set a personal best score on pommel horse with a 14.10. 

Outside of the gym, Jackson earned Academic All-Big Ten honors and a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters. 

2021 (Junior) 
Jackson competed regular during his sophomore season and helped the Huskers to a fourth-place finish at the NCAA Championships. Jackson earned new career-high score son pommel horse (14.00) and vault (14.15) during the season. 

Outside of the gym, Jackson earned Academic All-Big Ten honors. 

2020 (Sophomore) 
An injury sidelined Jackson for the 2020 season. However, he continued to support his teammates in the gym and in the classroom. He earned Academic All-Big Ten honors, was a Nebraska Bronze Academic Medallion winner and earned two spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll. Jackson was a member of the Tom Osborne Citizenship team for the second year in a row.

2019 (Freshman)
Jackson captured All-America honors with his seventh-place finish on high bar to help Nebraska to a third-place finish at the 2019 NCAA Championships. He competed on both high bar and pommel horse for the Huskers at the NCAA Team Finals. Jackson earned his first individual title on high bar against Minnesota and UIC (2/23/19). 

Jackson claimed a spot on te Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the Fall of 2018. He was selected to the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team for his contributions to the Lincoln community.

Before Nebraska
Jackson competed for Champions Gymnastics in Houston, Texas. He was the 2014 Junior Olympic National Champion on high bar. He attended Cinco Ranch High School in Houston, Texas.

The son of Colin Jackson and Kimba Jackson, Khalil was born on Feb. 11, 2000. A psychology major, Khalil earned his bachelor's degree from Nebraska in August of 2022. He captured Academic All-Big Ten honors in 2020, 2021 and 2022. He was also a seven-time member of the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll and earned three spots on the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.