Former Eagle Jackson Selected by 76ers


By Jason Carter

Brooklyn, NY ( KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV ) Former College of Southern Idaho guard Pierre Jackson was selected by the Philadelphia 76ers with the 42nd overall pick.

Pierre joins former CSI teammate Carrick Felix as selections in this year's NBA Draft. Felix and Pierre played together during the 2009-10 season.

Jackson was named the National Junior College Player of the Year in 2011 after helping the Golden Eagles to the National Championship.

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