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Full Name: Robert Antonio Jackson
Position: Forward
Height/Weight: 6-10 (2.08 m)/ 260 (117.9 kg)
Birthdate: December 15, 1978 (Milwaukee, Wis.)
High School: Washington HS (Milwaukee, Wis.)
College: Marquette

Mississippi State
Three-point field goals: 0-for-0 (.000).

Three-point field goals: 0-for-0 (.000).

Career Highlights: Named Second Team All-Conference USA as a senior at Marquette. Played his first three seasons at Mississippi State, then transferred to Marquette for his senior year and helped the Golden Eagles reach the 2003 NCAA Final Four. Named to All-Southeastern Conference Third Team by conference coaches as a sophomore. Named to all-consolation bracket team at 2003 Portsmouth Invitational Tournament after averaging 17.3 points and 14.0 rebounds (2nd in tourney).

Senior (2002-03): Ranked second on the team in scoring (15.4 ppg, 12th in C-USA) and led the Golden Eagles in rebounding (7.5 rpg, 10th in C-USA). Connected on a team-best 55.7 percent from the floor, second in the conference and fifth on Marquette’s all-time single-season list. Scored in double figures on 29 occasions. Had eight games with 20 or more points. Recorded eight double-doubles. Had 24 points and 15 rebounds in an 83-69 win over Kentucky in the Midwest Regional Final of the NCAA TournamentLed the team in rebounding 15 times. Sat out 2001-02 season as a transfer student.

Junior (2000-01): Ranked first on the team in rebounding (7.3 rpg, ninth in SEC) and field goal percentage (54.5%), and fourth in scoring (11.3 rpg). Scored in double figures 17 times and had eight double-doubles. Grabbed 13 rebounds vs. California and Alabama.

Sophomore (1999-00): Averaged team-high 7.0 rebounds (9th in SEC) and 12.3 points. Led team in scoring eight times and in rebounding 13 times. Posted six double-doubles. Scored season-high 27 points vs. Tennessee. Grabbed season-high 18 rebounds vs. Auburn. Had 24 points and 14 rebounds vs. Arkansas.

Freshman (1998-99): Averaged 5.8 points and 3.8 rebounds in 13.1 minutes. Scored in double figures in seven games.

Strengths: Powerful player who uses his strength and size to advantage on both ends. Surprised some scouts with his offensive abilities at the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament.

Personal: Has a daughter, Alexis.