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Brandon Jackson
4   Brandon Jackson


Putnam City, Okla.

High School:
Putnam City

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 170



Tulsa -- In his first season at The University of Tulsa after earning a letter all four years at Putnam City High School.

High School -- Was a four-year letterwinner and three-year starter at Putnam City High School . . . he helped lead his team to a four-year mark of 100-13, including a 26-2 record his senior season . . . PC was ranked as the state's No. 1 team most of the season, but lost in the first round of the state tournament to eventual state champion Memorial High School . . . averaged 10.0 points, 2.4 rebounds, 7.0 assists and 2.5 steals as a senior . . . also shot 51-percent from the field and 39-percent from three-point range . . . dished out the most assists in school history with 502 assists, and completed his career ranked third for steals with 174 . . . earned first-team all-Metro Athletic Conference honors as a senior, while being named honorable mention as a sophomore and second-team his junior season . . . was named to the all-tournament teams at the Putnam City, Delaware Bay Ball Classic and the Arkansas Rumble on the Ridge tournaments as a senior . . . was a McDonald's All-American nominee . . . was named to the Jim Thorpe and OBCA all-star teams, and was the slam dunk champion at both of those events . . . averaged 7.5 points, and 6.0 assists his junior campaign, while shooting 48-percent from the field . . . earned Daily Oklahoman Big All-City honors is final two seasons . . . high school coach was A.D. Burtschi.

Personal -- Enjoys watching ESPN and movies . . . his favorite NBA players are Shaun Livingston and Tayshawn Prince . . . his favorite sport to watch besides basketball is golf . . . lists baseball and golf as his favorite sports to play besides basketball . . . his favorite NBA player growing up was Reggie Miller . . . favorite movie is Coach Carter . . . his favorite NBA team is the Detroit Pistons, while the Dallas Cowboys is his other favorite pro sports team . . . his uncle, Joe Adkins, played basketball at Oklahoma State and another uncle, Carl Henry, played basketball at Kansas . . . his cousin, CJ Henry, plays baseball in the New York Yankees organization . . . his mom played basketball at Kansas and completed her career as KU's all-time leading rebounder and third in scoring . . . parents are Eugene and Vickie Jackson . . . majoring in accounting . . . born March 1, 1989