Milton Colbert
Milton Colbert

RS Senior

Villa Park, Ill.

High School:

Last College:
Michigan State

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 210




Redbirds Drop Season-Finale at Southern Illinois, 24-17

Illinois State ends the season with a 5-6 overall record.


Redbirds Return to Hancock Stadium for Contest with Indiana State

The game will be the first of three-straight at the newly-renovated Hancock Stadium for the Redbirds.


Redbirds Fall On The Road at No. 16 Youngstown State, 59-21

Marshaun Coprich recorded his second-straight 100-plus yard rushing performance with 110 yards against YSU.


Illinois State Hits the Road For Crucial Game at No. 16 Youngstown State

The game will be broadcast live on Comcast Sportsnet Chicago Plus at 6 p.m.


Illinois State Secures 35-21 Homecoming Win Over Western Illinois

ISU has now won three-straight against WIU, the first three-game win streak in the series history since 1946-48.


Redbird Football Season Recap 2013


2012 Football Spring Game

2012 Football Spring Game


Illinois State vs. Western Illinois

Saturday, Oct. 5 at Hancock Stadium for 2013 Homecoming


Fall Camp Practice #3 (Aug. 6, 2012)

Redbird Football Fall Camp practice #3


2012 Redbird Football Spring Camp (April 5)

2012 Redbird Football Spring Camp (April 5)

2013: Played in all 11 games at wide receiver ... averaged 22.5 yards per catch on 11 receptions for 248 yards ... hauled in a season-long 48 yards reception at Eastern Illinois ... hauled in two passes for 43 yards with a touchdown in a win over Western Illinois ... recorded a career-high three catches for 70 yards in the season finale at Southern Illinois.

2012: Received a medical hardship waiver from the NCAA, after missing the season due to a leg injury sustained during fall camp.

2011: Played 10 games at wide receiver ... caught two passes for 56 yards, both of which resulted in touchdowns ... also recorded six tackles on special team coverage ... hauled in a 43-yard touchdown pass at No. 5 North Dakota State ... caught a 13-yard touchdown pass at Missouri State.

At Michigan State: Did not see game action in 2009 or 2010 as a member of the practice squad ... redshirted in 2008 as a true freshman ... named Scout Team Offensive Player of the Week vs. Iowa.

Willowbrook HS: Two-year letterman for Coach Mark Olson . . . earned DuPage County all-area honors after averaging 22 yards per catch as a senior . . . had a career-best 222 receiving yards and three touchdown receptions vs. Oak Park in the 2007 season opener . . .also a two-year starter for Coach Tim Lavorato on the Warrior basketball team . . . ranked among the state's top 100 basketball prospects by (No. 85) . . . earned special mention all-state honors as a senior . . . all-conference selection averaged 16.3 points and 8.4 rebounds in 2007-08 while shooting 55 percent from the floor . . . led the team in scoring, rebounding and charges taken (2.0 per game) as a senior . . . participated in the 2007 Class 3A/4A King of the Hill slam dunk contest in Peoria, Ill. . . . set career highs for points (29) and rebounds (17) vs. Addison Trail as a junior . . . also lettered in track and field . . . finished ninth in the state high jump as a junior, recording a personal-best 6-5 .

Personal: Born September 24, 1989 in Chicago ... son of Sarvella Jackson.