Mike Jackson (basketball)

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Mike Jackson
Personal information
Born (1949-07-31) July 31, 1949 (age 69)
Washington, D.C.
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High schoolCardozo (Washington, D.C.)
College
NBA draft1972 / Round: 7 / Pick: 104th overall
Selected by the Houston Rockets
Playing career1972–1979
PositionPower forward
Number21, 25, 31
Career history
19721974Utah Stars
1974Memphis Tams
19741976Virginia Squires
1976–1979Allentown Jets
Career highlights and awards
  • All-CBA Second Team (1979)
  • Junior college All-American (1969)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Michael "Mike" Jackson (born July 31, 1949) is an American former professional basketball player.[1] After a collegiate career at the Cal State University Los Angeles, Jackson was selected in both the 1972 ABA draft and 1972 NBA draft.[1][2]

Jackson played at Hancock Junior College (now called Allan Hancock College) to start his collegiate career.[3] He was named a junior college All-American before enrolling at Cal State Los Angeles to play the final two years of his collegiate career.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Mike Jackson NBA stats". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 30, 2014.
  2. ^ "1972 ABA Draft". The Draft Review. Retrieved August 30, 2014.
  3. ^ a b Langley, Bill (February 6, 1971). "Broncs Visit L.A." Progress-Bulletin. Pomona, California. p. 11. Retrieved August 11, 2014 – via Newspapers.com.open access publication – free to read