Jackson’s Jam Makes Sports Center’s Top 10 Plays
By Florida Tech // December 9, 2013
Florida Tech sophomore dominates SSC
ABOVE VIDEO: Florida Tech’s Corbin Jackson threw down a ferocious dunk on Dec. 7, 2013 against Lynn University. Jackson finished the game with 21 points, 17 rebounds, four blocks, one assist and one steal in the Panthers’ 103-81 Sunshine State Conference opening win. Jackson was No. 4 on SportsCenter’s Top 10 Plays, which aired on Saturday, Dec. 7.
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Redshirt sophomore Corbin Jackson entertained the crowd at the Clemente Center in Florida Tech’s (8-1, 1-0 SSC) 103-81 victory over Lynn University (5-2, 0-1 SSC) on Saturday afternoon as his dunk over the Fighting Knight’s defender landed at No. 4 on Sports Center’s Top 10 Plays on Saturday.
The play marks the third consecutive season that an FIT player makes Sports Center Top 10 Plays with Simon Cummings and David Usicshowcased in the last two seasons, respectively.
Jackson’s dunk was No. 3 earlier in the evening before coming in at No. 4 in the 1 a.m. live edition of Sports Center.
Corbin Jackson is the lone Sunshine State Conference player averaging a double-double and the forward has recorded five double-doubles and one triple-double in FIT’s first nine games of the season. Jackson finished with 21 points, 17 rebounds and four blocks against the Fighting Knights.
The Panthers return to action on Tuesday, Dec. 17, hosting Fisher College of Mass. at 7:30 p.m. at the Clemente Center.
Sports Center Top 10 Plays as of 1 a.m. ET live edition on Dec. 7
10. Dallas Stars score three goals in one minute in victory over Philadelphia Flyers
9. Butler’s Kellen Dunham hits a three-point buzzer beater to end the first half vs. North Dakota
8. No. 17 Oklahoma’s holder Grant Bothun throws to kicker Michael Hunnicutt for an eight-yard touchdown pass on a fake field goal to tie the game at 17-17 vs. No. 6 Oklahoma State.
7. Brooks wins $100,000 in SEC Championship Dr. Pepper Halftime Toss
6. Dwayne Wade throws pass off of the backboard and LeBron James slams it down
5. University of Minnesota player dunks over defender vs. New Orleans
4. Florida Tech’s Corbin Jackson throws down an emphatic dunk over Lynn defender
3. Yohan Cabaye scores lone goal in 1-0 stunning victory over Manchester United
2. Dallas Mavericks’ Monta Ellis drains a long jumper at the buzzer to lift Mavs past Portland Trail Blazers
1. Colorado’s Askia Booker hits a 30-footer at the buzzer as the Buffalos stunned No. 6 Kansas, 75-72