UALR M Basketball BIO
5 LaMarvon Jackson
2007-08 (As a Junior): Saw action in 18 games, with two starts, in his first season at UALR ... Averaged 0.6 points and 1.4 rebounds per game over 7.7 minutes ... Played 13 minutes in the season-opener against the University of the Ozarks (Nov. 9), establishing season highs with five points and six rebounds ... Played a season-high 19 minutes against UT Arlington on Nov. 18, finishing with two points and three rebounds ... Made his first collegiate start against North Texas on Feb. 9, totaling three points and two rebounds over 15 minutes of action ... Second start came against Florida International on Feb. 13 ... Had a season-high two steals against Loyola Marymount and John Brown.
Bevill State-Jasper: Helped the Bears to a 24-7 record and a No. 1 seed in the Alabama Community College Conference Tournament in 2006-07 ... Played in all 27 games as a sophomore, averaging 4.0 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.0 blocks per game – which placed him 21st nationally ... Ranked third on the team with a .549 field goal percentage (45-of-82) ... Scored a season-high 13 points in a 73-65 win over Three Rivers Community College (Nov. 3), helping him earn a spot on the Three Rivers All-Tournament Team ... Grabbed a season-high nine rebounds against Jefferson Davis (Nov. 28) and Bevill State-Fayette (Jan. 27) ... Blocked a career-high seven shots against Chipola Junior College (Dec. 5) ... Played for head coach Rick Bolling.
Ashford HS: A four-year letterman on the basketball and football teams ... A two-time all-conference performer in basketball ... Led the Yellowjackets in rebounding as a sophomore and served as team captain his junior and senior years ... Member of the student government association ... Was also a defensive end on the Ashford football team, earning a scholarship offer from Troy.
Personal: Full name is LaMarvon Jerome Jackson ... Born Aug. 27, 1986 in