JIM JACKSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Traevon Jackson's play pointing in the right direction for the Badgers

Turner Sports analyst Steve Kerr had a front-row seat to watch Wisconsin oust Baylor and Arizona in the NCAA West Regional to secure a berth in the Final Four. An outstanding shooting guard at Arizona from 1983-'88 who later was a part of five NBA championship teams, Kerr raved about the play of UW junior Frank Kaminsky, the Most Outstanding Player of the regional. Yet Kerr...
Via Pro Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

It Isn’t Easy Being Traevon Jackson of the Wisconsin Badgers

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...
Via The Front Office News
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Your NHL Announcing Schedule for the week of 3/31-4/6

United States Monday, March 31 Florida Panthers vs. New Jersey Devils, 7:30 p.m. ET (NBCSN) - Jim Jackson, Pierre McGuire Minnesota Wild vs. Los Angeles Kings, 10 p.m. ET (NBCSN) - Randy Hahn, Drew Remenda Tuesday, April 1 Philadelphia Flyers vs. St. Louis Blues, 8 p.m. ET (NBCSN) - Dave Strader, Brian Engblom Wednesday, April 2 Boston Bruins vs. Detroit Red Wings, 8 p.m. ET ...
Via Awful Announcing
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Frozen Four 2014: Notre Dame v. St. Cloud State

St. Cloud State and Notre Dame are prepared for battle in the opening round of the Frozen Four (via HockeysFuture) This weekend’s matchup between the Notre Dame University and St. Could State University men’s ice hockey clubs will open the NCAA West Regional play, as well as some old wounds. The meeting between the two teams comes approximately one year after St. Cloud’s overwhelming...
Via Grandstand University
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Spiritually renewed, Jackson's off-court growth inspires on-court gain

MADISON, Wis. -- During the nights when everything hurt most, when basketball felt like a chore and the voices in his head dredged up old insecurities insisting he wasn't good enough, Traevon Jackson sunk deeper into despair. He had been so strong-willed from a young age, able to pull himself out of these funks and quell his fears by staying in the gym hoisting jump shots and...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

OSU’s Amir Williams nearly says “D—” during interview with Big Ten Network

After Wednesday’s pounding of Bryant University, Ohio State’s Amir Williams nearly had a Freudian slip during a post-game interview with Big Ten Network’s Jim Jackson.  Asked what his great progression could be attributed to lately, Williams  began to answer that it was because of his head coach riding his “d*ck.”  ”Coach Matta, he’s been on my di—on my uhhhhhhh...
Via Diehardsport
December 12, 2013  |  Discuss

IU-Jacksonville Gameday Preview: 3 Key Things to Watch

On Friday at 8:00 ET, the fifth-ranked Indiana Hoosiers (11-1) will close out the non-conference schedule when they host the Jacksonville Dolphins (5-7) on the Big Ten Network. As always, Jerod, Ryan, Zach, and Andy will be here with another episode of The Assembly Call after the game. IU-Jacksonville Gameday Info Date: Friday, December 28th Time: 8:00 ET, 7:00 CT TV: BTN Announcers...
Via The Assembly Call
December 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Legendary Apple Valley wrestling coach retires

A wise man once spoke about how to be successful. "You have to have a passion," he said. "You have to be enthusiastic about what you do. The way you are will rub off on your kids. They'll see that you're enthusiastic. They'll see that you have passion and that it's important to you. That's extremely important in anything you do if you want to have...
Via Fox Sports North
May 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Roundball Preview: Ohio State vs. Jackson State

No. 3 Ohio State Buckeyes(2-0, 0-0 Big Ten) Jackson State Tigers(0-3, 0-0 SWAC) Date: Friday, November 18 Time: 9:00 PM ET Venue: Schottenstein Center Location: Columbus, OH TV: BTN with Chris Denari and former Buckeye Jim Jackson. Radio: WBNS-FM 97.1/WBNS-AM 1460 The Fan in Columbus are the flagship stations...
Via BuckeyeBanter.com
November 17, 2011  |  Discuss

Video: Jim Jackson, Don Fischer at Big Ten Media Day

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Via Inside the Hall
November 02, 2011  |  Discuss
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