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2012-13 Game-by-Game Statistics
2011-12 Game-by-Game Statistics

2012-13 - SOPHOMORE:
• Jackson joined the team for the second semester and appeared in nine games, averaging 2.1 points per game, 1.0 rebounds per game and 0.6 assists per game in 8.2 minutes per contest.
• Averaged 2.8 points per game while shooting 4-of-9 (.444) from the field in his first four appearances of the season.
• Scored eight points on 4-of-5 shooting in 14 minutes against Bucknell in the regular-season finale.
• Recorded five assists in nine games as a sophomore after having just six in 24 games as a freshman. Dished out a career-high two assists against Bucknell in the Patriot League Tournament.

2011-12 - FRESHMAN:
• Jackson appeared in 24 games, drawing starts against American and Lehigh, before a leg injury derailed him late in the season.
• Averaged 3.3 ppg and 1.5 rpg while shooting 42.7 percent from the field and 32.0 percent from three-point range.
• Scored a season-high 12 points (5-of-9 FGs, 2-of-3 3Ps) in a post-Thanksgiving matchup against Albany.
• Added 11 points on 5-of-7 shooting in just 16 minutes against Colgate.
• Netted at least five points on four other occasions during the year.
• Started the season 6-of-13 from three-point range in the first 10 games, but went just 2-of-12 from long distance in the last 19 games.
• Played at least 20 minutes four times during the year, including a season-high 24 against Lehigh in his second start of the season.
• Dished out just six assists on the year, including two against Holy Cross on Feb. 8.

• Jackson spent the 2011 season at Mercersburg Academy after graduating from Calvert Hall College in 2010.
• Lettered three times as the shooting guard at Calvert Hall College.
• A defensive specialist, Jackson was twice named the Baltimore Catholic League's Defensive Player of the Year in both 2009 and 2010.
• Was selected as the 2010 Baltimore Catholic League Tournament MVP, leading Calvert Hall to its first league title since 1997.
• In the semifinals, Jackson scored 29 points, including 15 in the fourth quarter and overtime, to help the Cardinals top St. Frances, 67-62.
• The next night, Jackson then scored 13 points in a 46-44 victory over No. 1-ranked Mount St. Joseph, to give Calvert Hall the league title.
• Earned Baltimore Sun second-team All-Metro honors in 2010. • Developed into a potent scorer at Mercersburg, averaging 22.1 ppg, 6.8 rpg, 6.0 apg and 2.1 spg.

• Son of William Russell and Deborah Gibson. His father, William Russell, is the head basketball coach at Masonville Cove Academy.
• Majoring in International Relations.



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