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Ex-Wisconsin G Traevon Jackson featured in documentary

Former Wisconsin Badgers guard Traevon Jackson is hoping to achieve his dream of playing in the NBA. With the draft rapidly approaching, Jackson has been followed by cameras for the filming of a documentary titled, “The Way to the West.” In the documentary which details Jackson’s journey, he opens up to discuss “prevailing over injury, struggling with his path to finding...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Traevon Jackson Has Returned To Practice For Wisconsin Basketball

Wisconsin clinched a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament after winning the Big Ten, and now the Badgers may be getting a key player back in time for the Big Dance. Guard Traevon Jackson was cleared to play over the weekend, and is back at practice today. Looks who’s back at practice today… Welcome back @T_Jacks12 — Wisconsin Basketball (@BadgerMBB...
Via College Spun
March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Basketball: Is Traevon Jackson the right fit at point guard?

For the past two years, Wisconsin has called Traevon Jackson their starting point guard. In that span he has accumulated 620 points, 218 rebounds, and 237 assists. With Jackson at the helm, Wisconsin reached it’s first Final Four since 2000. That said, Jackson has also provided fans with plenty face-palms. So many, that dare I say deserves a benching? That might be a little too...
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Basketball: Coaching clash between Bo Ryan and John Calipari

From a field that started with 68 teams now has been narrowed down to just 4. The Final Four teams heading to the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas are the Florida Gators, UConn Huskies, Wisconsin Badgers and the Kentucky Wildcats. March Madness as already exceeded all its expectations and come Saturday, college basketball fans better buckle up and prepare themselves for consecutive...
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Time to Get Over Hating On Traevon Jackson ☆

If you step in to the social media realm or listen to local sports radio, chances are you know whom most fans least-favorite player is—Traevon Jackson. Over the past two years he’s been many a persons favorite scapegoat, but after what has gone down over the last few games, it’s time for those people to realize that Jackson is more help than hindrance to the Badgers. Whether...
Via Madtown Badgers
March 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Basketball: Badgers land two seed in Milwaukee

Bo Ryan and his Badgers are smiling. Well, at least his players are. Yet again the Badgers will dance in March. A tradition that’s lasted for 16 years (13 led by Ryan). A tradition only six schools can top. A tradition that includes five conference championships with over 350 wins. A tradition that always ends in defeat. Sixteen appearances; zero championships. Bo’s titless-era...
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Wisconsin Basketball: 5 Things we’ve learned after win over Michigan State

For the 135th time on Sunday, the Wisconsin Badgers (18-5, 5-5) and the No.9 Michigan State Spartans (20-3, 9-1) played in another great Big Ten classic at the Kohl Center in Madison. The injury riddled Spartans were without their starting point guard Keith Appling and Adreian Payne was playing in just his second game back after sitting out the previous seven. Wisconsin basketball...
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Badgers' Traevon Jackson silences critics with game-winning shot

MADISON, Wis. -- The maddening unpredictability of Traevon Jackson is back-to-back turnovers during the waning minutes of a close game against a nationally ranked team. It is groans emanating from Wisconsin's fan base and a growing minority calling for the team's point guard to be benched. But the maddening unpredictability of Traevon Jackson is also a beautifully executed game-winning...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Traevon Jackson hits game-winner for Wisconsin

Wisconsin had just blown a seven point lead in the game’s final few minutes. Junior guard Traevon Jackson made Badgers fan forget all about it. After Spartans senior center Adreian Payne hit a game-tying 3-pointer with just under nine seconds to play, Jackson took the ball the length of the floor and hit a jumper that gave the Badgers the victory. MSU’s Travis Trice had a chance...
Via College Spun
February 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Mental game key to Jackson having fun, Badgers winning again

MADISON, Wis. -- For a brief moment in Twitter time, back when Wisconsin's basketball team was undefeated and routinely rolling opponents, the hashtag #WinningIsFun made the social media rounds among Badgers players and fans alike. And if winning is fun, that can only mean losing is not. Just ask Badgers point guard Traevon Jackson, who has been the subject of particular vitriol...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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