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Jackson excited for senior season

Jackson excited for senior season

Lakeem Jackson's final season at South Carolina is set to begin in less than a week with an exhibition contest. Under the direction of new coach Frank Martin, Jackson and his teammates have spent the preseason learning a new style of more aggressive play on the defensive side.

When a coach leaves a university or is let go, the athletes left behind have a difficult decision to make. Some decide to leave and transfer to another program and others decide to stick it out and give the new coach an opportunity. The South Carolina men's basketball program went through that scenario following the 2011-12 season when head coach Darrin Horn was relieved of his duties. Anthony... Recommended Stories

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