• Biography - Dwayne Jackson / Men's Basketball    
bu athletes
bu athletes    Class   Senior
bu athletes    Position   G
bu athletes  Height / Weight   6-3 / 205
bu athletes    Hometown   Akron, Ohio
bu athletes    High School   Walsh Jesuit
 
   
On Jackson: Veteran lefty guard with sharp shooting touch.

Junior Season (2007-08): Played in all 30 games and excelled in sixth man role ... averaged 8.5 points and 3.1 rebounds in 23.3 minutes of work per game ... bumped up numbers in conference play, averaging 10.5 points against America East foes ... shot 46% from field, including 43% from beyond arc in conference games ... reached double-figures 14 times, including six in a row and nine of his last 16 games ... eclipsed 15 points four times ... poured in game-high 26 points on 11-of-15 shooting in home win over Maine ... scored 24 points at Hartford ... netted 19 points (4-of-7 three-pointers) against Vermont on Feb. 16 ... shot 82% from free throw line - second-best on team ... made 14 consecutive to end season ... hit 12-of-13 against Hartford on Jan. 9 ... pulled down career-high seven rebounds in three different games ... had career-high five steals against Maine on Feb. 17.

Sophomore Season (2006-07): Played in 28 games and started four ... averaged 2.8 points and 1.8 rebounds in 11.0 minutes ... started against Vermont on Jan. 21., played a career-high 31 minutes and scored a career-high 13 points ... made two three-point field goals in 14 minutes and finished with eight points against Stony Brook on Jan. 9 ... had a career-high three steals against Rider on Dec. 2.

Freshman Season (2005-06): Appeared in 25 games ... shot 6-for-10 from behind the arc on the year ... netted three points and grabbed three rebounds in only six minutes of play against Hofstra on Dec. 1 ... scored two points and collected four rebounds in 11 minutes of play versus Maine on Feb .5 ... played a career-high 12 minutes against Oklahoma on Nov. 23.

In High School: Starred for Walsh Jesuit High School ... graduated as the school’s all-time scoring (1,355 pts.) and rebounding (714 reb.) leader ... ranks seventh all-time in assists (243) ... led his 2004-05 team to 21-2 record and final state ranking of No. 4 by the Associated Press (Division II) ... named Northeast Ohio district player of the year and a first-team All-Ohio selection ... averaged 20.6 points, 9.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists ... shot 60% from field ... became first player in school history to earn first-team All-Ohio honors.

Personal: Born October 19, 1986 ... parents are Dwayne and Althea Jackson ... enrolled in Harpur College.