Jason O'Bryan Forte was born on February 7, 1984 in Laurel, Mississippi. Jason grew up in a neighborhood called Rockhill in Bay Springs, Mississippi. It was on the courts of Rockhill where Jason began to turn heads with his basketball skills that were way beyond his age.
According to AKTV report, Forte is an old reliable who’s on his third stint in the PBA, and his second with the Aces. He’s a strong, versatile player who posted averages of 23.1 points, 16.8 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 1.2 blocks in 13 games in the 2011 Governors’ Cup. He’s also just a few years removed from averaging 17 points and 8.5 rebounds for Romanian club Targu Mures, where he was named MVP of the Romanian final four.