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By Robert Gagliardi
WyoSports 

Ghaifan, Jackson show impressive production

 

November 16, 2017

COURTESY/ Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle

Wyoming's Youhanna Ghaifan fights through the line to tackle Hawaii running back Diocemy Saint Juste on Sept. 23 at War Memorial Stadium, in Laramie.

LARAMIE – Javaree Jackson was told by a teammate well after it happened. Youhanna Ghaifan didn't seem to care one way or the other.

However, those two University of Wyoming interior defensive linemen played a significant role in the Cowboys' 28-14 victory at Air Force last Saturday.

The duo combined for 21 tackles, and both recorded career single-game highs. Ghaifan finished with 11, including two tackles for loss. Jackson had 10. He entered the game with 13.

"I was pretty happy, but more surprised," Jackson said of his production at Air Force.

Ghaifan, a sophomore defensive tackle, and J...



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