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CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- If Joel Berry is the team’s leader, and Theo Pinson the team’s heart, Jackson is a perfect blend of the two.

“I’ve always been the type that I’ve taken advantage of times when more is put on my shoulders,” Jackson told Inside Carolina. “… Knowing that more is on me – that I have to do more for the team to succeed. That’s fun for me.

“And so I love this position,” he continued. “Me and Joel knew coming into this season that we had to really take that lead role. He’s been playing pretty amazing and for me I try to do my part, try to be aggressive. If we can do that and try to lead our team, I think everybody will come along.” ....

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