Memphis, Tenn. – The Memphis Grizzlies today announced the team signed forward GG Jackson II to a two-way contract. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Jackson II (6-9, 215), the No. 45 pick in the 2023 NBA Draft, was named to the 2023 SEC All-Freshman Team after appearing in 32 games (29 starts) and averaging 15.4 points and 5.9 rebounds in 31.9 minutes for the University of South Carolina.
The 18-year-old South Carolina native averaged 10.6 points, including 1.9 3-pointers made per game, 4.8 rebounds in 20.9 minutes in eight games (two starts) during the 2023 Salt Lake City Summer League and NBA2K24 Summer League 2023 in Las Vegas.