FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Jaren Jackson Jr, the son of former Mad Ants assistant coach and NBA champion Jaren Jackson, has become one of the most highly sought after recruits in the country.
Currently playing with Spiece Indy Heat, the younger Jaren has fielded offers from Alabame, Butler, Georgetown, Illinois, IU, Maryland, Michigan, Michigan State, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Purdue, Texas,Vanderbilt and Xavier. Ranked a five-star recruit by rivals.com Jackson Jr. is one of the top 20 recruits in the Class of 2017.
Formerly with Park Tudor Jackson Jr. has decided to play his senior year at La Lumiere, a prep school in LaPorte.