Mannie Jackson & Full Sail University

Basketball Hall of Famer Mannie Jackson Screens “Goose” Documentary at Full Sail Live MAY 1, 2012BY AMY CASSELL Basketball Hall of Famer Mannie Jacksonwas on campus last Friday afternoon to take part in the first public screening of Goose, the sports documentary he created and executive produced in partnership withTeamworks Media. The 45-minute film tells the story of Reece “Goose”...

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Lincoln Memorial Center for Humanities

Jackson attended the segregated Lincoln School as a child and has purchased the building and has turned it into a global Humanities Center. This is a great video of the mural Mannie had painted on the building honoring the history of Lincoln School.

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The Incredible Story of Mannie Jackson

Feb. 10, 2011 http://www.bigten.org/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/021011aaa.html Big Ten Black History Month Website By Larry Watts Contributor, BigTen.org Now that he has more time on his hands, Mannie Jackson should finally finish writing that book. Gone are the days of traveling to 20 cities a month and working 15-16 hour days. However, the very fit and young-sounding 71-year-old is hardly...

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