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Stuart (Stu) Wayne Jackson (born December 11, 1955 in Reading, Pennsylvania) is an American former head coach and current executive in the National Basketball Association. He has coached two different NBA teams: the New York Knicks in 1990 and 1991, and the Vancouver Grizzlies in 1997; he also has served as the Grizzlies' general manager. He is noted for his famous quote when he was confronted about being the one who brought the Vancouver Grizzlies franchise down, "IT'S NOT MY FAULT!"

Jackson worked as an associate coach and head recruiting coordinator under Rick Pitino at Providence College from 1985-87. He also worked as an assistant coach at Washington State from 1983 to 1985 and at the University of Oregon from 1981 through 1983.

He was head coach of the Wisconsin Badgers in the 1992-1993 and 1993-1994 seasons.

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