3 K.J. Jackson
3 - K.J. Jackson
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Missouri City, Texas
High School: Temple College
Previous College: Temple College
Position: G
gp 7
pts/g 13.3
fg % 41.6
3pt % 32.0
ft % 72.4
reb/g 3.6
a/g 3.4

Accolades: Selected to 2018-19 America East Second Team, All Defensive Team and All-Tournament Team.  

 

Record Book Material: Moved into second place on UMBC all-time list for thefts (77) in a season, just three shy of all-time leader Larry Simmons... The 77 thefts were the most-ever by a UMBC junior.  

 

2018-19: Posted a solid line of 10p-6r-6a in just 21 minutes vs. Shenandoah... Became the first Retriever to score 20 in 2018-19, hitting that mark vs. Manhattan... Swished his first four treys of the night and added team highs of 7 caroms and helpers... Misfired on 16 consecutive trey attempts, until knocking down a pair at NKU... Recorded 16 steals in a four-game stretch, capped by a 6-steal effort vs. American... Added 9 assists vs. the Eagles... Scored UMBC sesaon-high 31 points at Drexel on Dec. 8... His 27 second-half points is the most-ever by a Retriever in one half of play... Jay Greene (vs. UNH, Feb. 10, 2009) and Derell Thompson (at Towson, Feb. 15, 1992) each had 25 points in a half... His 13 field goals made is tied for ninth-most in a game on UMBC’s all-time list - the most recent entry was Will Darley (13/16), who netted 38 vs. UML on Feb. 18, 2017... Scored 17 pts. (7/9 fg) and 4 steals before fouling out after 23 minutes vs. UAlbany on Jan. 19... Averaged 15.8 ppg over his last 13 games, ending the season with 11 straight in double figures... Finished the season 18th in the nation with 2.26 steals per game and 19th with 77 thefts...Lead America East in steals per game (2.3) and total steals (77) and finished seventh with 3.1 assists per game.

 

Background: Scored the most points in a single season (801, 2017-18) and in Temple College (Texas) school history (1,404) in two junior college campaigns… Finished third in the nation in scoring a season ago, averaging 25.8 points per game for the Leopards… Earned First Team All-Region V and All-Northern Texas Junior College Athletic Conference honors… The Texas junior college Player of the Year, leading the Leopards to a 23-8 record… In addition to his scoring prowess, averaged 5.0 rebounds, 3.9 assists and 2.5 steals per game in his tenure…  A three-year letter winner and starter at Fort Bend Hightower High School… Named District 20-6A Most Valuable Player and helped lead his team to a district championship, with a school record of 30-5, a top ten ranking in the state of Texas, and to the third round of the playoffs as a senior… Tabbed All-State for football as a senior in the fall of 2015… Considering a major in sociology and interested in the field of criminal justice… Full name is Kaelin Jackson… Father Nolan competed in football at Prairie View A&M… Lists favorite professional teams as NFL’s Houston Texans and NBA’s Houston Rockets… Not-so-hidden talent is “making food disappear”…Son of Silvia and Nolan Jackson

Recent Games
Nov 22 vs. Eastern Mich. L, 62-45
Nov 24 at Nicholls St. L, 82-72
Nov 30 Drexel W, 85-60
Dec 3 at American L, 85-61
Dec 7 St. Francis (Pa.) L, 63-60
Dec 10 at Towson L, 77-71
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 7 -
Games started 7 -
Minutes 229 -
Minutes per game 32.7 -
FG 32-77 0-0
FG Pct 41.6 -
3PT 8-25 0-0
3PT Pct 32.0 -
FT 21-29 0-0
FT Pct 72.4 -
Off rebounds 6 -
Def rebounds 19 -
Total rebounds 25 -
Rebounds per game 3.6 -
Personal fouls 18 -
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 24 -
Turnovers 20 -
Assist to turnover ratio 1.2 -
Steals 8 -
Blocks 2 -
Points 93 0
Points per game 13.3 -
Points per 40 min 16.2 -
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 5 Valley Forge W, 134-46 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at FGCU W, 65-61 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 St. Mary's (Md.) W, 79-57 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Georgian Court W, 60-48 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at LSU L, 77-50 1 32 2-11 18.2 1-8 12.5 1-2 50.0 6
Nov 22 vs. Eastern Mich. L, 62-45 1 35 3-7 42.9 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
Nov 24 at Nicholls St. L, 82-72 1 33 8-13 61.5 1-3 33.3 2-5 40.0 19
Nov 30 Drexel W, 85-60 1 32 7-13 53.8 1-2 50.0 4-5 80.0 19
Dec 3 at American L, 85-61 1 31 5-15 33.3 1-3 33.3 8-8 100.0 19
Dec 7 St. Francis (Pa.) L, 63-60 1 32 3-11 27.3 1-5 20.0 4-7 57.1 11
Dec 10 at Towson L, 77-71 1 34 4-7 57.1 2-2 100.0 2-2 100.0 12
Dec 15 Coppin State   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Georgetown   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 Penn State York   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 UMass Lowell   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 8 at Binghamton   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Vermont   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 at New Hampshire   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 at Hartford   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Maine   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 UAlbany   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Stony Brook   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 Hartford   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at UMass Lowell   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 New Hampshire   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 at UAlbany   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Vermont   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 Binghamton   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Maine   - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Stony Brook   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 5 Valley Forge W, 134-46 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 at FGCU W, 65-61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 13 St. Mary's (Md.) W, 79-57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 Georgian Court W, 60-48 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 19 at LSU L, 77-50 1 32 1 4 5 2 3 0.7 0 1 2 -
Nov 22 vs. Eastern Mich. L, 62-45 1 35 0 1 1 1 4 0.3 3 0 1 -
Nov 24 at Nicholls St. L, 82-72 1 33 1 3 4 9 3 3.0 1 0 4 -
Nov 30 Drexel W, 85-60 1 32 0 5 5 3 1 3.0 3 0 0 -
Dec 3 at American L, 85-61 1 31 1 2 3 1 5 0.2 0 0 3 -
Dec 7 St. Francis (Pa.) L, 63-60 1 32 2 2 4 5 2 2.5 0 1 5 1
Dec 10 at Towson L, 77-71 1 34 1 2 3 3 2 1.5 1 0 3 -
Dec 15 Coppin State   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 17 at Georgetown   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 21 at George Mason   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 Penn State York   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 UMass Lowell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 8 at Binghamton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 Vermont   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 at New Hampshire   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 at Hartford   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Maine   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 UAlbany   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Stony Brook   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 Hartford   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 at UMass Lowell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 New Hampshire   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 at UAlbany   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at Vermont   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 26 Binghamton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 29 at Maine   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Stony Brook   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 34 33 32.3 4.6-11.3 40.6 1.3-4.4 29.8 2.3-3.4 68.7 12.8
2019-20 7 7 32.7 4.6-11.0 41.6 1.1-3.6 32.0 3.0-4.1 72.4 13.3
Total 41 40 32.4 4.6-11.2 40.8 1.3-4.3 30.1 2.4-3.5 69.4 12.9
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 34 33 1098 156-384 40.6 45-151 29.8 79-115 68.7 436
2019-20 7 7 229 32-77 41.6 8-25 32.0 21-29 72.4 93
Total 41 40 1327 188-461 40.8 53-176 30.1 100-144 69.4 529
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 34 33 32.3 5.7-14.0 40.6 1.6-5.5 29.8 2.9-4.2 68.7 15.9
2019-20 7 7 32.7 5.6-13.4 41.6 1.4-4.4 32.0 3.7-5.1 72.4 16.2
Total 41 40 32.4 5.7-13.9 40.8 1.6-5.3 30.1 3.0-4.3 69.4 15.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 34 33 32.3 0.7 3.1 3.8 2.6 0.0 3.1 3.4 0.9 2.3 0.4
2019-20 7 7 32.7 0.9 2.7 3.6 2.6 0.1 3.4 2.9 1.2 1.1 0.3
Total 41 40 32.4 0.7 3.0 3.7 2.6 0.0 3.2 3.3 1.0 2.1 0.4
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 34 33 1098 24 104 128 87 1 107 114 0.9 77 14
2019-20 7 7 229 6 19 25 18 1 24 20 1.2 8 2
Total 41 40 1327 30 123 153 105 2 131 134 1.0 85 16
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 34 33 32.3 0.9 3.8 4.7 3.2 0.0 3.9 4.2 0.9 2.8 0.5
2019-20 7 7 32.7 1.0 3.3 4.4 3.1 0.2 4.2 3.5 1.2 1.4 0.3
Total 41 40 32.4 0.9 3.7 4.6 3.2 0.1 3.9 4.0 1.0 2.6 0.5
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 7 7 32.7 4.6-11.0 41.6 1.1-3.6 32.0 3.0-4.1 72.4 13.3
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 2 2 32.0 5.0-12.0 41.7 1.0-3.5 28.6 4.0-6.0 66.7 15.0
Away 4 4 32.5 4.8-11.5 41.3 1.2-4.0 31.3 3.2-4.2 76.5 14.0
Neutral 1 1 35.0 3.0-7.0 42.9 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 7.0
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Wins 1 1 32.0 7.0-13.0 53.8 1.0-2.0 50.0 4.0-5.0 80.0 19.0
Losses 6 6 32.8 4.2-10.7 39.1 1.2-3.8 30.4 2.8-4.0 70.8 12.3
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November 4 4 33.0 5.0-11.0 45.5 1.0-3.8 26.7 1.8-3.0 58.3 12.8
December 3 3 32.3 4.0-11.0 36.4 1.3-3.3 40.0 4.7-5.7 82.4 14.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 7 7 229 32-77 41.6 8-25 32.0 21-29 72.4 93
Conference - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 2 2 64 10-24 41.7 2-7 28.6 8-12 66.7 30
Away 4 4 130 19-46 41.3 5-16 31.3 13-17 76.5 56
Neutral 1 1 35 3-7 42.9 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 7
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Wins 1 1 32 7-13 53.8 1-2 50.0 4-5 80.0 19
Losses 6 6 197 25-64 39.1 7-23 30.4 17-24 70.8 74
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November 4 4 132 20-44 45.5 4-15 26.7 7-12 58.3 51
December 3 3 97 12-33 36.4 4-10 40.0 14-17 82.4 42
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 7 7 32.7 5.6-13.4 41.6 1.4-4.4 32.0 3.7-5.1 72.4 16.2
Conference - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 2 2 32.0 6.2-15.0 41.7 1.2-4.4 28.6 5.0-7.5 66.7 18.8
Away 4 4 32.5 5.8-14.2 41.3 1.5-4.9 31.3 4.0-5.2 76.5 17.2
Neutral 1 1 35.0 3.4-8.0 42.9 1.1-2.3 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 8.0
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Wins 1 1 32.0 8.8-16.2 53.8 1.2-2.5 50.0 5.0-6.2 80.0 23.8
Losses 6 6 32.8 5.1-13.0 39.1 1.4-4.7 30.4 3.5-4.9 70.8 15.0
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November 4 4 33.0 6.1-13.3 45.5 1.2-4.5 26.7 2.1-3.6 58.3 15.5
December 3 3 32.3 4.9-13.6 36.4 1.6-4.1 40.0 5.8-7.0 82.4 17.3
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 7 7 32.7 0.9 2.7 3.6 2.6 0.1 3.4 2.9 1.2 1.1 0.3
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 2 2 32.0 1.0 3.5 4.5 2.5 0.5 4.0 1.5 2.7 1.5 0.5
Away 4 4 32.5 1.0 2.8 3.8 3.0 - 3.8 3.3 1.2 0.5 0.3
Neutral 1 1 35.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 - 1.0 4.0 0.3 3.0 0.0
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Wins 1 1 32.0 0.0 5.0 5.0 0.0 - 3.0 1.0 3.0 3.0 0.0
Losses 6 6 32.8 1.0 2.3 3.3 3.0 0.2 3.5 3.2 1.1 0.8 0.3
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November 4 4 33.0 0.5 3.3 3.8 1.8 - 3.8 2.8 1.4 1.8 0.3
December 3 3 32.3 1.3 2.0 3.3 3.7 0.3 3.0 3.0 1.0 0.3 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 7 7 229 6 19 25 18 1 24 20 1.2 8 2
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 2 2 64 2 7 9 5 1 8 3 2.7 3 1
Away 4 4 130 4 11 15 12 - 15 13 1.2 2 1
Neutral 1 1 35 0 1 1 1 - 1 4 0.3 3 0
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Wins 1 1 32 0 5 5 0 - 3 1 3.0 3 0
Losses 6 6 197 6 14 20 18 1 21 19 1.1 5 2
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November 4 4 132 2 13 15 7 - 15 11 1.4 7 1
December 3 3 97 4 6 10 11 1 9 9 1.0 1 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 7 7 32.7 1.0 3.3 4.4 3.1 0.2 4.2 3.5 1.2 1.4 0.3
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 2 2 32.0 1.3 4.4 5.6 3.1 0.6 5.0 1.9 2.7 1.9 0.6
Away 4 4 32.5 1.2 3.4 4.6 3.7 0.0 4.6 4.0 1.2 0.6 0.3
Neutral 1 1 35.0 0.0 1.1 1.1 1.1 0.0 1.1 4.6 0.3 3.4 0.0
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Wins 1 1 32.0 0.0 6.3 6.3 0.0 0.0 3.8 1.3 3.0 3.8 0.0
Losses 6 6 32.8 1.2 2.8 4.1 3.7 0.2 4.3 3.9 1.1 1.0 0.4
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November 4 4 33.0 0.6 3.9 4.5 2.1 0.0 4.5 3.3 1.4 2.1 0.3
December 3 3 32.3 1.6 2.5 4.1 4.5 0.4 3.7 3.7 1.0 0.4 0.4