Badgers add freshman walk-on Jackson Bax to roster from open tryout

Dreams do come true. Remember the open tryout the Badgers had last week for their 18th spot on the roster? Well, someone was already added to the roster.

Freshman point guard Jackson Bax, from Frankfurt, IL, has been given a spot on the team. The 5’11” Illinois native from Lincoln-Way East High School becomes the eighth freshmen on the team.

According to NFHS Network, he averaged 8.3 points per game and 3.3 assists per game in his senior season. Bax was at practice on Thursday, but practice is closed to the media Friday so I’ll get my first look at Bax next week.

In the mean time, here’s his self-posted mixtape on YouTube:

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