The Big State Flava Jam wouldn’t be complete without an appearance from Tiffany Jackson. The WNBA star is the daughter of the late Marques Jackson who founded DFW Elite program. Jackson, who’s taking a year off from the Tulsa Shock on maternity leave, sat on the bench Saturday as an honorary coach for the DFW T-Jack Elite.
When bracket play starts at any tournament, you expect the level of play to go up. Stars emerge and weaker opponents crumble. If a player has been working on their game, it often becomes evident when the stakes get higher, as was the case at the Big State Flava Jam.