GREENSBORO, NC — Every time Lakeem Jackson steps onto the court in a big-time atmosphere, you can't help but hear spectators ask, "Man, where's he going?" Despite not having his best outing of the year, the 2009 Gamecock commit still managed to win over the crowd with vicious dunks and athletic plays as his team, Christ School (NC), took its first loss of the season 75-58 on Monday to Oak Hill.
January 20, 2009
2009 Gamecock commit Lakeem Jackson from Christ School (NC) did not have one of his best games statistcally, but he shut down the #1 point guard prospect in the nation, a key factor in his team's win of the championship game at the GSK Holiday Invitational on Tuesday in Raleigh. GamecockAnthem.com was there live to follow Jackson and 2010 USC offer, Melvin Tabb.
January 1, 2009
At the legendary Rucker Park in New York, seven "oohs" from the crowd in one game gains you legendary status and a nickname, and 2009 Gamecock commit Lakeem Jackson was trying to earn his name Monday in the semifinals of the GSK Holiday Invitational at Broughton High in Raleigh. "It gets me and the team pumped up," Jackson said of the crowd's reaction to his exciting plays.
December 30, 2008
South Carolina recruited 2009 swingman Garrius Adams hard, but he eventually chose Miami. Gamecock commit Lakeem Jackson went head-to-head with Adams in the first round of the 37th annual Glaxo Welcome Holiday Invitational in Raleigh, and GamecockAnthem.com was there to catch the showdown. The tourney also featured other top prospects being recruited by the Gamecocks.
December 28, 2008
South Carolina basketball signee Lakeem Jackson won the tournament MVP and helped lead Christ School to the championship of the 2008 Chick-Fil-A Classic this week in Columbia. Check inside for a full photo gallery as GamecockAnthem.com photographer Juan Blas was on hand to capture several great shots of the future USC hardwood player.
December 24, 2008