Second-year junior college transfer is expected to provide depth at the point guard spot ... is one of three final-year players on the team along with senior Gary Tucker and graduate student Kieron Achara ... was the JC backcourt mate of Tucker at Southern Union College in Wadley, Ala. ... is an excellent free throw shooter who converted 85 percent of his attempts last season ... did not miss a shot (7-of-7 from the field and 1-of-1 from the line) in scoring 16 points against the University of Toronto in the first game of Duquesne's preseason trip to Canada ... averaged 6.0 ppg. for the four games.
As a Junior (2006-07) One of four to see action in all 29 games ... started 19 times ... averaged 25.1 minutes per game ... ranked second on the team with 98 assists and 39 steals ... his 1.53 assist-to-turnover ratio ranked eighth, 3.38 assists per game ninth and 1.34 steals per game 11th in the Atlantic 10 ... had nine five-plus assist games with a high of eight vs. Charlotte ... scored a career-high 23 points in 23 minutes in the win at La Salle on Feb. 7 ... went 7-of-7 from the foul line, including 4-of-4 in the final 1:20 to help seal the win ... added four steals, including a big deflection that led to an Aaron Jackson dunk with 1:05 left against the Explorers ... hit 8-of-12 shots from the field, including 4-of-6 from the 3-point arc in scoring 22 points in 26 minutes at UMass ... added 14 in 21 minutes - including four clutch free throws in the final nine seconds - versus Temple ... hit 5-of-8 from the floor (3-of-5 from 3-point) in scoring 13 points at Saint Louis ... he scored DU's first eight points of the second half to pull the Dukes within two in what became a 73-63 win ... added four assists and seven steals against the Billikens ... the seven steals, which were the most by a DU player since Mike James had seven vs. La Salle on Jan. 31, 1998, tied the second-highest single game total in school history ... had a solid game in the win at Boston College with six points, six rebounds, seven assists and three steals ... had 11 double-digit scoring games and nine games with three or fewer points ... had a streak of 22 free throws made snapped at George Washington ... finished the season 45-of- 53 from the foul line ... his .849 success rate tied the fifth-best mark in school history (minimum 50 attempts) ... the Dukes went 7-4 in the 11 games Jackson topped the 10-point mark.
Junior College Southern Union College in Wadley, Ala. (head coach Ron Radford) ... shot .527 (59-of-112) from the 3-point arc and posted seven double-doubles for the 20-12 Bison in 2005-06 ... averaged 9.5 points per game ... scored a season-high 18 points versus Bevill State ... ranked second in ACCC Division I in assists (8.31/g.), fifth in 3-point shooting percentage and 12th in steals (1.9/g.) ... had a 2-to-1 (266-to-133) assist-to-turnover ratio ... Southern Union led the ACCC in team 3-point percentage (.576) and 3-pointers made per game (10.7).
High School Callaway High School in Hogansville, Ga. (head coach Terry Hayes) ... finished his career as Callaway's all-time leading scorer.
Personal Is the oldest of three brothers ... integrated marketing major ... full name is Reginald Bernard Jackson Jr. ... date of birth: 11/14/84.
CAREER STATS FOR REGGIE JACKSON
YEAR G/GS MIN/AVG FG-AT PCT 3M-AT PCT FT-AT PCT O/D REB PF-DQ A TO BK S PTS-AVG 2007 29/19 727/25.1 73-187 .390 25-77 .325 45-53 .849 13/29 42-1.4 50-0 98 64 0 39 216-7.4
HIGH GAMES: Points - 23 at La Salle (Jr.); Rebounds - 6, at Boston College (Jr.); Assists - 8 vs. Charlotte (Jr.); Blocked Shots - 0; Steals - 7 at Saint Louis (Jr.); Minutes - 39 at Boston College (Jr.)