Update: DraftExpress.com's April 7th report
Jackson will play his first game on Wednesday, April 8 at 9:00 p.m. against the Tidewater Sealants. The tournament is comprised of eight, eight-man teams with two games scheduled for the 8th, three on the 9th & 10th and four on the 11th.
This is the 57th year for the P.I.T which annually invites 64 of the best college basketball players (seniors) from across the nation to participate in a four-day, twelve game tournament in front of representatives from every NBA team as well as a number of scouts from international leagues.
For rosters, schedule, game updates and box scores visit www.portsmouthinvitational.com.
Portsmouth Partnership Roster
John Bryant, Santa Clara C 6-10 305 DeMarre Carroll, Missouri F 6-8 225 Geoff McDermott, Providence F 6-8 235 Josh Akognon, Cal State Fullerton G 5-11 185 Alonzo Gee, Alabama F 6-6 219 Aaron Jackson, DUQUESNE G 6-4 185 Robert Vaden, UAB G 6-5 205 A.D. Vassallo, Virginia Tech G 6-6 216
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Update: DraftExpress.com's 4/7/09 story on A.J.: Portsmouth Preview, Aaron Jackson: "It's just playing basketball"