Kalen told AL.com on Thursday that he will transfer from UAB to South Alabama. He will be the 9th Blazer to head south to play in Mobile. Jackson played two games in 2014 for UAB. That included a interception from Dak Prescott in a loss to Mississippi State. That same game ended Jackson's season. He suffered a torn ACL in the 3rd quarter.
He will be ready in time for spring practice. The Jaguars play in the Sun Belt Conference. USA was 6-7 in 2014, reaching their first bowl game in program history. The Jags fell to Bowling Green 33-28 in the Raycom Media Camellia Bowl.
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