Jordan Canada

Jordan Canada

Player Profile

RS Senior

West Covina, Calif.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 190

Running Back




Offense has breakout evening in final scrimmage of spring drills

Six different players score touchdowns as the offense racks up 465 yards on a beautiful night in WGS


A look at practice No. 13 as Griz prepare for their final scrimmage

Former Griz QBs Dickenson and Edwards to speak, 2013 team captains to be announced


A review of Griz spring football practice No. 12

Final scrimmage slated for Friday, April 19; former Griz QBs Dickenson and Edwards will be on hand


Grizzly Football Profile: Meet junior running back Travon Van

Van was a four-star recruit out of high school/transferred to UM so he could remain on offense


Defense leads the way in the Grizzlies' annual Spring Game in Ronan

Griz D grabs four interceptions & has seven sacks/Canada paces the offense with 109 yards rushing


Spring Scrimmage

Action & event photos


Montana vs. Coastal Carolina (12/7/13)

Montana vs. Coastal Carolina (12/7/13)


Montana vs. Montana State (11/23/13)

Montana vs. Montana State (11/23/13)


Montana vs. Weber State (11/16/13)

Montana vs. Weber State (11/16/13)


Montana vs. Eastern Washington (10/25/13)

Montana vs. Eastern Washington (10/25/13)


MONTANA: Jordan will start at running back in 2013. He began his junior year with 1,166 career rushing yards and will soon break into UM's top 25 list. He Travon Van give UM an excellent one-two punch at the running back position.

2012: He played in 10 games (he did not play at Appalachian State and started the last two games of the season. He was second on the team with 586 yards rushing, and had a career-high 167 at Eastern Washington on just 19 carries. He tied for seventh on the team with 15 receptions. He was ranked 95th in the FCS with 55.60 rush yards a game.

2011: He was the Grizzlies' second leading rusher with 580 yards and had a team-high 9 touchdown runs. He was eighth on the team with 14 receptions. He played in 13 games and had one start (Weber State). He had a 46-yard run in a 28-24 win at Northern Arizona with 4:26 left to play.

2010: He was a redshirt at Montana.

HIGH SCHOOL: He had an exceptional junior year at Duarte High School, rushing 149 times for more than 1,900 yards and 19 touchdowns...averaged 13.2 points per game his junior year...he also played defensive back...did not play football his senior year at South Hills High School when he and his brother (Jaime) transferred there...was named team MVP at Duarte HS as a sophomore and junior, and was coached there by Wordell Crutchfield.

CAREER HIGHS: He had 21 carries at Weber State in 2012. He had three or more receptions in three games a year ago. He had a career-long 31-yard catch at Northern Colorado last season. His other 100-yard rushing game so far was 159 at Portland State in 2011 (where he rushed 13 times for 160 yards in the second half), and he had a 75-yard run in that game. In 2011, he scored twice at Northern Arizona, and also scored two TDs in a second round FCS home win over Central Arkansas.

PERSONAL: His major is sociology. His mom is Gala Canada of Duarte. Birth date: Sept. 16, 1992.


Year: G/S--Att.=Yds.-Avg.=TD--LG----Rec.=Yds.-Avg.=TD===LG

2011: 13/1--113=580-5.1=9---75-------14=93-6.6=0---24

2012: 10/2--118=586-5.0=4--72--------15=126-8.4=0---31

TOTAL: 23/3--231=1,166--5.0=13---75--29=219-7.6=0---31

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