Mike Jackson (basketball)

Mike Jackson
Personal information
Born (1949-07-31) July 31, 1949 (age 71)
Washington, D.C.
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High school Cardozo (Washington, D.C.)
NBA draft 1972 / Round: 7 / Pick: 104th overall
Selected by the Houston Rockets
Playing career 1972โ€“1979
Position Power forward
Number 21, 25, 31
Career history
1972โ€“1974 Utah Stars
1974 Memphis Tams
1974โ€“1976 Virginia Squires
1976โ€“1979 Allentown Jets
Career highlights and awards
  • All-CBA Second Team (1979)
  • Junior college All-American (1969)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Michael Jackson (born July 31, 1949) is an American former professional basketball player.[1] After a collegiate career at the Cal State University Los Angeles, Jackson was selected in both the 1972 ABA draft and 1972 NBA draft.[1][2]

Jackson played at Hancock Junior College (now called Allan Hancock College) to start his collegiate career.[3] He was named a junior college All-American before enrolling at Cal State Los Angeles to play the final two years of his collegiate career.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Mike Jackson NBA stats". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved August 30, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "1972 ABA Draft". The Draft Review. Retrieved August 30, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ a b Langley, Bill (February 6, 1971). "Broncs Visit L.A." Progress-Bulletin. Pomona, California. p. 11. Retrieved August 11, 2014 โ€“ via Newspapers.com. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)open access