15  Robbie Jackson
Robbie Jackson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Aberdeen, Md.

High School:
Prince Avenue Prep

Height / Weight:
7-0 / 265

Position:
F

Experience:
1L

2006-07 (Freshman):
Appeared in 29 games with five starts, averaging 10.1 minutes per game...led or tied for team lead in rebounds three times...shot 52.1 percent from the floor (25-for-48)...averaged 2.5 points and rebounds on the season...27 of his 73 rebounds (37 percent) caromed off the offensive glass...got first career start vs. Virginia Tech (Dec. 30) and played career-high 23 minutes in Herd win...scored three points with five rebounds against the Hokies...recorded back-to-back games with two blocks vs. Ohio (Jan. 3) and at George Washington (Jan. 6)...ended streak with a block in five straight games...enjoyed best game of season at UTEP (Jan. 10), reaching career-highs in points (12), rebounds (8) and field goals-attempts (5-for-9)...played 16 minutes off bench at Southern Miss (March 3) and scored six points with seven rebounds and three blocks.

High School:
Played at Prince Avenue Prep in Pickens, S.C in 2005-06....averaged 17 points, 15 rebounds, and three blocks...was a McDonald's All-American nominee, first-team All-County and All-Metro honorable mention...attended Aberdeen High School from 2001-05...averaged 18 points, 15 rebounds, four assists, and four blocks per contest...played summer ball for Maryland Elite in the summer of 2003 and for Baltimore Select in 2004 and 2005.

Personal:
Son of Robert Jackson and Louise Stewart...has five siblings - Roderick (26), Lisa (24), Savannah (15), Vanessa (14), and Isaac (12)...favorite NBA team is the Miami Heat, favorite player is Kobe Bryant...sports management and marketing major.