Rick Jackson (206 cm, Syracuse’11) will return to European Basketball this season after agreeing to play for Altshuler Saham Gilboa Galil (Israel, Winner League). The last time the American played in Europe was during the 2011/2012 season with French ProA team Chorale de Roanne but now the forward will return with Galil this season. During the 2012/2013 campaign the 24-year old played in the United States for D-League franchise Austin Toros after having pre-season with the Golden State Warriors (NBA).
With Toros Rick Jackson played 52 D-League games and averaged 10.8 points, 1.1 assists, and 1.1 blocks per game. He also proved his consistency for rebounding by finishing as the 5th best rebounder with 9.9rpg.