Player Profile Update: Patrick Jackson

Reporter Frank Mantesta spoke to Patrick Jackson about his game ...


HEIGHT: 6-foot-6

WEIGHT: 220 Pounds

HIGH SCHOOL: Boys and Girls High School in Brooklyn, New York

POSITION: Small forward in college

CLASS: 2008, A current senior

COLLEGE INTERESTS: Rutgers, Virginia Tech, St. John's, Iowa State, and Houston

COLLEGE OFFERS: All of the above schools have made an offer, according to Jackson

Favorite School: Had a very good visit at Rutgers and praised the Scarlet Knights coaching staff

DECISION: Patrick is hoping to make a decision next month

STRENGTHS: Patrick has polished up his shooting skills. He is also a rebounding force who is progressing in the area of ballhandling

WEAKNESS: Work on the defensive side more

EVALUATION: Patrick is a 6-foot-6 shooter who can handle the ball. His inside game is also very good and he is an excellent rebounder.

Jackson spoke about his Rutgers visit to us: He stated his visit to Rutgers went well. Rutgers is a program he feels very comfortable with and he likes the coaching staff. His defense will improve in college because he is agile and long.

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