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Oct 13, 2021; Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; Indiana Pacers forward Isaiah Jackson (23) dunks the ball in front of Memphis Grizzlies guard Sam Merrill (25) during the second half at Gainbridge Fieldhouse. Mandatory Credit: Marc Lebryk-USA TODAY Sports

Rookie Isaiah Jackson is back with the Indiana Pacers after an eight-day assignment to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.

Jackson, the 22nd overall pick of the 2021 draft, played three games with the Mad Ants, averaging 12.0 points and 6.0 rebounds. The 19-year-old forward played in two games with the Pacers before being assigned to their NBA G League affiliate, totaling 11 minutes, three points and four rebounds in the early stages of his NBA career.

Jackson will be with the team when it plays Monday night in Chicago. Coverage begins at 7:30 p.m. on Bally Sports Indiana.