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Lone Peak AAU team finishes third in Dubai tourney, Frank Jackson named slam dunk champion

Published: Saturday, June 21 2014 11:20 a.m. MDT

Utah Reign's Frank Jackson brings the ball upcourt during team's 78-73 victory over Montverde Academy (Florida) on Saturday, June 14 at the MPAC Sports Basketball Elite International Tournament in Dubai. Jackson had 29 points in that contest and scored 42 points in the Reign's 92-89 win over Montverde on Saturday, June 21 in the third-place game. (Qash Abbas, courtesy MPAC Sports Basketball Elite International Tournament) Utah Reign's Frank Jackson brings the ball upcourt during team's 78-73 victory over Montverde Academy (Florida) on Saturday, June 14 at the MPAC Sports Basketball Elite International Tournament in Dubai. Jackson had 29 points in that contest and scored 42 points in the Reign's 92-89 win over Montverde on Saturday, June 21 in the third-place game. (Qash Abbas, courtesy MPAC Sports Basketball Elite International Tournament)

Lone Peak shooting guard Frank Jackson scored 42 points and AAU team Utah Reign defeated Montverde Academy (Florida) 92-89 on Saturday in the third-place game at the MPAC Sports Basketball Elite International Tournament in Dubai.

It was the third straight game in which Jackson, who was also named the tournament's slam dunk champion, scored 40 or more points. He also had four rebounds and one steal.

Jackson averaged 33.8 points per game during the tournament.

The Reign, comprised of players from Lone Peak High, went 4-2 during the tournament. Both of their losses were to Huntington Prep of West Virginia — one of the top NBA draft prospects in this year's crop, Andrew Wiggins, prepped at Huntington.

Lone Peak senior Nick Curtis added 18 points, six rebounds and an assist, while Garrett Frampton had nine points, five rebounds, one assist and a steal.

The Utah Reign, an AAU team comprised of players from Lone Peak High, take the court recently during the MPAC Sports Basketball Elite International Tournament in Dubai. The Reign finished third in the tournament by defeating Montverde Academy (Florida) on Saturday, June 21. (Courtesy MPAC Sports Basketball Elite International Tournament) The Utah Reign, an AAU team comprised of players from Lone Peak High, take the court recently during the MPAC Sports Basketball Elite International Tournament in Dubai. The Reign finished third in the tournament by defeating Montverde Academy (Florida) on Saturday, June 21. (Courtesy MPAC Sports Basketball Elite International Tournament)

Simeon (Illinois) defeated Huntington Prep 83-78 in the championship game to win the tournament. Simeon's DJ Williams was named tournament MVP.

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