|From:||Edina, MN USA|
|Height:||6' 4" ( 193 cm )|
|Weight:||265 lb ( 120 kg )|
After weeks of hazing by housemates, Jensen finally fights back. Rampage & Rashad have their fiercest faceoff yet. And 2 semifinal fights in one show. James McSweeney battles Roy Nelson, & Brendan Schaub takes on Rampage's lone fighter, Marcus Jones.Dec 10, 2009
Rampage's hazing of Darrill Schoonover reaches a boiling point. After relentless teasing at the house, the fighters bet on which day Zak Jensen will finally snap. An injury puts a fighter's future in doubt.Oct 21, 2009
Zak Jensen faces mockery at the house and problems in training. Matt Mitrione tests Rashad’s patience with an on-again/off-again shoulder issue. Rampage looks to break his losing streak in the fifth preliminary fight.Oct 14, 2009
Born in Edina, MN, Jensen was a standout athlete at Hopkins High School, earning All-Conference in football, wrestling, and track and field. He attended Northern Illinois University where he played both wrestled and played football. It wasn’t long until he transferred to Augsburg College where he continued his dual athletic career.
While still in college, Jensen participated in local Tough Guy Boxing Tournaments and spent his spare time in the gym. After his collegiate athletic career was over, he enrolled in the Golden Gloves boxing tournament. A friend impressed by his ability and offered him the opportunity to join his mixed martial arts team. Just two months later he had his first fight, a victory, and thus a mixed martial arts career was born.