Originally written on The Front Office News  |  Last updated 4/1/14
Being the son of a former NBA Lottery Pick, Big Ten Player of the Year, and Collegiate National Player Year is no easy task.  Since picking up a basketball Traevon Jackson has had higher expectations than most. Being the son of Jim Jackson made things tough on Jackson when on the hardwood. When going against a former NBA player’s son the stakes always seem a bit higher. Opponents play extra harder, and you are often critiqued a little tougher, due to his genetic make up. I am pretty sure this is something that Traevon Jackson has dealt with since picking up a basketball. His father Jim Jackson had an illustrious college basketball career at THE Ohio State University, and then went on to have a solid 14 year career in the NBA.  Traevon Jackson is just scratching the surface as a basketball player, but is making his own way in his own right.  Jackson is the floor general for the Wisconsin Badgers. Without Jackson the Badgers would not be playing the Final Four this weekend.  Jackson h...
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