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Jackson Vroman

professional basketball player
Vroman in July 2010

Jackson Vroman (June 6, 1981 – June 29, 2015) was an American-born Lebanese professional basketball player. He was naturalized as a Lebanese citizen to play for the Lebanon national basketball team. He was the son of former NBA player Brett Vroman, who played briefly for the Utah Jazz in the 1980-81 NBA season.

Vroman was born in Laguna, California. He studied at Snow Community College in Ephraim, Utah[1] and Iowa State University.

Jackson was a second-round draft pick of the Chicago Bulls in the 2004 NBA Draft. He played for the Phoenix Suns and the New Orleans Hornets/New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets.

Vroman was found dead in a swimming pool at his home in Los Angeles County, California on June 29, 2015, aged 34. He drowned accidentally.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Jackson Vroman NBA.com Bio".
  2. http://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/sports/college/iowa-state/basketball-mens/2015/06/29/jackson-vroman-death-iowa-state-cyclones/29489987/