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Tadric Jackson
Tadric  Jackson

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Tifton, Ga.

High School:
Tift County HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 209

Position:
Guard

Experience:
1 VL



02/07/2016

@GTMBB Falls to No. 17 Miami 75-68

Marcus Georges-Hunt Scores 19 points to lead the Georgia Tech offense

02/02/2016

@GTMBB Falls to Duke 80-71

Adam Smith and Nick Jacobs each score 17 points to lead the offense

01/23/2016

@GTMBB Falls to No. 17 Louisville 75-71 in Close Game

Marcus Georges-Hunt scores 23 points to lead the Georgia Tech offense

01/16/2016

@GTMBB Edged by Virginia Tech, 78-77

Marcus Georges-Hunt scores career-high 27 points

12/19/2015

@GTMBB Drops 75-61 Decision to Georgia

Tadric Jackson led the team with 14 points in loss to the Bulldogs.

02/07/2016

Georgia Tech vs. Miami

Georgia Tech vs. Miami February 7, 2016

02/02/2016

Georgia Tech vs. Duke

Georgia Tech vs. Duke February 2, 2016

01/30/2016

Syracuse 60, Georgia Tech 57

Photos from Georgia Tech @ Syracuse on January 30, 2016.

01/27/2016

Georgia Tech 90, NC State 83

Photos from Georgia Tech @ NC State on January 27, 2016.

01/23/2016

No. 17 Louisville 75, Georgia Tech 71

Georgia Tech vs. No. 17 Louisville January 23, 2016

Photo Gallery

Career Notes

Top guard in the state of Georgia who came to Tech on the heels of winning a class 6A state championship with Tift County High School and being named all-class Player of the Year in the state ... Enjoyed a solid finish to his freshman season despite struggling to shoot well from the outside ... A 4-star prospect ranked as high as 68th nationally in the class of 2014 (by ESPN.com) and rated the top guard in the state by national recruiting analyst Justin Young on Hoopseen.com ... Rated 14th nationally at his position ... Left-handed guard with the ability to score in a variety of ways, explode to the basket, create for others, and defend with intensity ... "He received excellent coaching on a daily basis at Tift County High School, one of the best programs in the state," says Coach Gregory.

2015-16 - Game-by-Game Statistics

Four double-figure games this year, including a season-high 14 points at Georgia, his first since getting 11 in the season opener against Cornell ... Has put two quality games back-to-back - season-high 15 points vs. Duke followed by 13 vs. Miami ... 11-for-22 from the floor combined ... 0-for-6 on threes vs. Duke, but went 2-for-4 vs. Miami ... Averaging 5.4 ppg, fifth on the team and is 13-for-52 on threes ... Has hit 53.8 percent from inside the three-point line in ACC games ... Hit three threes at Georgia, matching a career high set early his freshman year against Rhode Island ... Scored seven points against Villanova ... Hit a pair of threes and shot 4-for-6 from the floor for season-high 11 points, two assists and no turnovers against Cornell ... Has just 15 turnovers this season and 28 assists (14.6 minutes per game) ... Averaged 14.0 points, third-highest on the team, over three games on Tech's summer trip to the Bahamas, hitting 42.5 percent from the floor and 5-of-16 on threes ... High game was 21 in second game win over Providence Storm (8-13 FG, 2-6 on 3s).

2014-15 - Game-by-Game Statistics

Made the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Wing guard who struggled to put the ball in the basket from the outside but found other ways to score ... Started Tech's last six games, replacing Chris Bolden, playing 131 total minutes and averaging 9.8 points, Tech's second-leading scorer over that stretch ... Hit 22-for-69 from the floor (31.9 pct.) with 12 assists and four turnovers ... Scored 16 points (6-for-15 FG, two 3s) against Boston College in the ACC Tournament, one point shy of his season high of 17 against Marquette (7-for-15) on Nov. 27 in the Orlando Classic ... Played a career-high 34 minutes against North Carolina on March 3, scoring nine points and grabbing a season-best seven rebounds (3 assists, 1 turnover) ... Averaged 15 minutes and 5.4 points for the season, mostly off the bench (15.3 mpg, 4.2 ppg in ACC games) ... Had three double-digit games against ACC teams, including 12 on Feb. 28 at Clemson ... Also scored 10 off the bench at Virginia Tech ... Had six double-digit games altogether this season ... Scored 12 each vs. Appalachian State and Dayton ... Scored 12 points total in Orlando Classic wins against Rider and Rhode Island, going 10-for-11 from the free throw line to help Tech salt away those wins.

High School

Under coach Eric Holland, earned all-state honors four straight years, helping Tift County to four regional championships and 101 wins ... Also made the MaxPreps 2013-14 All-America team ... Led Tift County to the class 6A state championship in 2014 with a 29-3 record and was named all-class Player of the Year in Georgia by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ... Averaged 18.9 points and 4.0 rebounds per game as a senior, but became more of a complete player, averaging five fewer shots per game with big improvements in assists (3.6 per game) and on the defensive end ... Scored 15 points with five assists in the championship game in Macon, 35 with three assists the semi-final win, which was played at McCamish Pavilion ... Averaged 15.4 points a game as a junior, and helped Tift County to a 26-5 record and a state ranking of No. 3 ... Also played for the Georgia Stars AAU team.

Gave up football to concentrate on hoops early in his high school career, but was considered one of Georgia's top quarterback prospects following promising freshman and sophomore campaigns.

Personal

Full name is Tadric Dre'von Jackson ... First name pronounced "TODD-rick" ... Born October 26, 1994 in Fort Polk, La. ... Son of Damedric and Natasha Jackson ... Comes from a family of six children ... Cousin of former Tech player Chris Bolden ... Majoring in Business Administration.

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