10 - Marquez Jackson
Marquez Jackson
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Gainesville, GA
College: University of Hawaii
Position: G

2008 (Sophomore) – Played in 26 games, starting two where he averaged 12 minutes per game…shot 52-percent (13-25) from behind the arc while connecting on 84-percent of his free throws…dished out 36 assists while adding 16 steals for the Saints.

Previous School – In 2007, played at the University of Hawaii…appeared in nine games…scored first career point against Northwestern State (Dec. 16)…two points against Idaho (March 1)…had one rebound and one block against Oregon State…also played football at Hawaii.

High School – A 2005 graduate of East Hall High School in Gainesville, Ga...started all four years at point guard on the nationally ranked basketball team that claimed two state titles and finished runner-up once...named all-state as a sophomore and garnered second-team All-State as a junior and senior...first-team All-Area pick for three years...earned second-team All-State and First-team All-Area distinction as a junior and senior in football...caught 52 passes for 848 yards and five touchdowns as a senior...played on nationally ranked AAU team (Atlanta Celtics) with Dwight Howard and Josh Smith.

Personal – Born March 16, 1987 in Gainesville, GA…son of Sonia Bell and Ernest Jackson…has two brothers Jay, John…Majoring in Pre-Law.