C.J. Jackson
C.J.  Jackson


Charlotte, N.C.

High School:

Last College:
Eastern Florida State

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 175



Niehaus and Tublin 2017 Big Ten Sportsmanship Honorees

Athletes distinguished themselves through sportsmanship and ethical behavior


Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics


Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics


Get to know the 2016-17 Ohio State Men's Basketball Team

Meet the squad before the Buckeyes' season opener at Navy


Ohio State vs. Indiana

The Buckeyes host the Hoosiers on Senior Day at Value City Arena


Ohio State vs. Penn State

Feb. 28, 2017


Ohio State vs. Nebraska

The Buckeyes host the Cornhuskers at Value City arena on Feb. 18, 2017


Ohio State vs. Maryland

Feb. 11, 2017


Ohio State vs. Rutgers

The Buckeyes host the Scarlet Knights on Feb. 8, 2016 at Value City Arena

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AS A SOPHOMORE (2016-17)

  • Played in all 32 contests, starting nine
  • Averaged 5.6 points and 2.5 rebounds per game
  • Ranked second on the team with 92 assists and third with 27 steals

Notable Games in 2016-17

  • Tallied a team-high nine assists to go along with four points and six boards at Navy (11/11)
  • Dished out eight assists vs. North Carolina Central (11/14)
  • Recorded five points and five assists against Jackson St. (11/23)
  • Tallied six points, seven assists and three steals against Marshall (11/25)
  • Scored a season-high nine points on a trio of 3-pointers, while grabbing four boards and dishing out three assists at Virginia (11/30)
  • Went for eight points, five assists and three rebounds against Youngstown State (12/20)
  • Scored eight points against Purdue (1/5)
  • Tallied five points and four assists at Minnesota (1/8)
  • Pulled down three boards and assisted on Marc Loving’s game-winning layup with less than one second remaining at Nebraska (1/17)
  • Went for seven points and six rebounds against Northwestern (1/22)
  • Tallied six points and four assists at Iowa (1/28)
  • Went for eight points and a career-high eight rebounds in first-career start at Michigan (2/4)
  • Tallied seven points and three rebounds vs. Rutgers (2/8)
  • Scored a career-high 13 points at Maryland
  • Went for six points and six boards at Michigan State (2/14)
  • Scored a career-best 18 points to go along with four boards, four assists and four steals vs. Wisconsin (2/23)
  • Went for 18 points and eight boards vs. Indiana (3/4)
  • Scored 12 points and dished out six assists vs. Rutgers (3/8)


  • Played 2015-16 season at Eastern Florida State, where he was a second team National Junior College Athletic Association All-American
  • Led the Titans with 16.9 points, 4.4 assists and 2.3 steals per game
  • Started all 32 games, reaching double figures 25 times, including 11 contests with 20 or more points
  • Three-time NJCAA Region 8 Player of the Week and was named NJCAA Division I Player of the Week once
  • Graduated from Olympic High School where he helped the team win the 2013 North Carolina State 4A Championship
  • Olympic was 53-5 over his final two seasons
  • Son of Cleveland and Shawn Jackson 
  • Has two siblings, Camiya and Camryn
  • Father played basketball at Georgia from 1992-95