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Jackson Vroman
Vroman with Lebanon against Japan
Personal information
Born (1981-06-06)June 6, 1981
Laguna, California
Nationality American / Lebanese
Died June 29, 2015(2015-06-29) (aged 34)
Los Angeles County, California
High school Viewmont (Bountiful, Utah)
Listed height 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
  • Snow College (2000–2002)
  • Iowa State (2002–2004)
NBA Draft 2004 / Round: 2 / Pick: 31st overall
Selected by the Chicago Bulls
Pro career 2004–2015
Career history
2004–2005 Phoenix Suns
2005–2006 New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets
2006–2007 CB Gran Canaria
2007–2008 CB Girona
2008 BC Lietuvos Rytas
2009 Saba Mehr
2009–2010 Mahram
2010–2011 Dongguan Leopards
2011 Incheon ET Land Elephants
2011–2012 Jiangsu Dragons
2012 Barangay Ginebra Kings
2012–2013 Shandong Lions
2013–2014 Jiangsu Dragons
2014 Capitanes de Arecibo

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 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. His drowning is thought to have been an accident.

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