Men's Basketball Player Profile

   #33 Jonathan "J. J." Jackson


      Portland, OR


      Jefferson High School

      Sophomore      Forward/Center

       Previous College: Eastern Washington University (Red-Shirt)

                                2006 College Committment: Univ. of North Texas

Birthday: 08/24/84


Parents Name: Sheryl Jackson and Reginald Dey


Individual Honors/Achievements: High School dunk contest winner


Major: Communications


Favorite thing to do (when not playing basketball): Making music and bible study


Favorite Foods: Shrimp Fettuccini Alfredo


Favorite Music/Song: “Diamonds Are Forever”


Favorite Sports Star: Tracy McGradey


If I could do anything right now:  Eat Red Beans & Rice


Person that I admire most: Jesus Christ


My most memorable moment: Winning a music competition


The person in history that I'd most like to talk to is: Jesus Christ


Coaches Comments: "J.J. is a very gifted post player that can score inside and out.  He has the ability to change a game

                                   when he is healthy.  He will be a nice addition to the line-up when he recovers from knee surgery." 

Last Season at MAC:  4.8 PPG, 0.3 APG, 3.2 RPG, 47.4 FG%, 55.0 FT%, 33.4 3FG%

                                      High Points - 17 vs. West Plains  High Rebounds - 6 vs. Moberly