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Landing four-star prep player Justin Jackson 'huge' for Maryland basketball

Landing four-star prep player Justin Jackson 'huge' for Maryland basketball

 A day after news of his verbal commitment was reported, four-star prospect Justin Jackson officially signed his national letter of intent with the Maryland men’s basketball team on Friday, coach Mark Turgeon announced in a statement released through the athletic department.

Turgeon said the 6-foot-7 forward “is prepared to make an immediate contribution to our program,” adding that Jackson is a “skilled scorer, good passer and has the ability to create mismatches on the offensive end. Defensively, Justin can guard multiple positions and overall has a great feel for the game.”

Jackson was ranked the No. 26 recruit in the country after his...

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