WEIGHT: 175 Pounds
HIGH SCHOOL: St. Benedict's Prep in Newark, New Jersey
HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH: Danny Hurley
CURRENT AAU TEAM: Playaz Club of New Jersey
PLAYAZ CLUB PROGRAM DIRECTOR: Jimmy Salmon
POSITIONS: Point Guard/Shooting Guard
CLASS: 2009, a current junior
COLLEGE OFFERS: According to Tamir Jackson, Maryland, Georgetown, Miami of Florida, Virginia Tech, UAB and Rhode Island have offered a free ride
STRENGTHS IN TAMIR JACKSON'S INDIVIDUAL GAME: Tamir has a point guard mentality. He can attack the defense with effectiveness and is an excellent ballhandler.
AREA TO IMPROVE IN TAMIR JACKSON'S INDIVIDUAL GAME: Tamir's jumpshot needs to improve and enable him to score more consistently from the perimeter.
EVALUATION: Tamir is a bona fide floor general. He is a coach on the floor. He can attack the defense with dribble penetration. He can create his own shot, but more importantly, Tamir can put his teammates in position to score from the lead guard slot.