2013-14 Men's Basketball
|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||Montverde Academy/Marquette|
Career Stats | Transferred to FGCU from Marquette following the 2011-12 season and sat out 2012-13 per NCAA transfer rules.
As A Redshirt Junior (2013-14) | Game-By-Game Stats | 8.6 ppg, 6.6 rpg, 1.1 apg
Came on strong at the end of the year and finished averaging 8.6 points and 5.6 rebounds per game … ranked second on the team in rebounds with 197 … his only three double-doubles of the season came in the final eight games of the year … ranked fourth on the team in points per game and steals (23) … set two career highs with 22 points and four assists to go with 12 rebounds in a win against Kennesaw State on Feb. 23 … set a career high with 13 rebounds in addition to 11 points in a victory over Mercer on Feb. 21 … scored in double figures 15 times ... grabbed seven or more rebounds in 14 games… played a career-high 43 minutes at USF on Dec. 17 … hit a key 3-pointer late in FGCU’s A-Sun semifinal game against ETSU on Mar. 6 to open up a five-point Eagles’ lead with less than a minute remaining … nine of his 15 double-figure point games came in the final 10 contests of the year … played in all 35 games, making 32 starts.
As A Sophomore At Marquette (2011-12) | Game-By-Game Stats
Played in 28 games with one start on a squad that went 27-8 and advanced to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament … averaged 1.6 points and 1.3 rebounds in 8.5 minutes per contest … made first-ever start at West Virginia (Feb. 24) in a 61-60 win … shot 36 percent (20-57) from the field … had seven steals … led MU bench scoring with 10 points on 5-of-10 shooting in season-opening win over Mount St. Mary's (Nov. 11) in a career-high 20 minutes of action ... had a career-high three assists and added four defensive rebounds vs. Northern Colorado (Dec. 17) ... grabbed a season-high six rebounds in 13 minutes of action vs. Vanderbilt (Dec. 29) ... led the MU bench with eight points on 4-of-9 from the field at Notre Dame (Feb. 4) while adding three rebounds and a steal in 19 minutes of action ... knocked down a pair of three-pointers vs. Cincinnati (Feb. 11) and led the MU bench with six points and a blocked shot.
As A Freshman At Marquette (2010-11) | Game-By-Game Stats
Appeared in 18 games, averaging 1.5 points and 1.2 rebounds over six minutes per game … played double figure minutes four times … made his collegiate debut in the season opener vs. Prairie View A&M (Nov. 12) and was credited with one assist and one steal in eight minutes of action ... scored his first collegiate basket against South Dakota (Nov. 20) ... scored a career-high 11 points on 4-of-6 from the field, including 3-of-4 from beyond the arc, and recorded his first career block vs. Centenary (Dec. 18) ... pulled down a game and career-high seven rebounds to go along with four points in 17 minutes against No. 14 Louisville (Mar. 10) in the quarterfinals of the BIG EAST Tournament … played in NCAA Tournament against Xavier and North Carolina.
Considered one of the nation's top prospects by several recruiting services coming out of Montverde Academy (Fla.) ... ranked 52nd by Rivals.com and 53rd by ESPN.com … had an overall grade of 94 as the No. 11 small forward by ESPN.com ... played for Montverde Academy in Florida as a senior in 2009-10 ... averaged 16.1 points, 6.3 rebounds, 3.1 steals and 3.0 assists per game ... helped squad to a 25-5 overall record and a top-10 national ranking ... played his junior campaign in 2008-09 at Green Forest Christian Academy in Decatur, Ga. ... posted season averages of 17.0 points, 10.0 rebounds, 8.0 assists and 3.0 blocks per game ... helped the Eagles advance to the state playoffs after capturing the regional title and an overall record of 26-4 ... named the region's MVP and he claimed the same accolade from his team ... helped the squad to a 16-9 overall record in 2007-08 and was named the program's Offensive Player of the Year after contributing 14.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 4.0 blocks per contest ... earned a spot on the All-Region team ... was named to the All-Region roster as a freshman and was also the squad's Newcomer of the Year ... competed for Hoop Planet on the AAU circuit.
Born on June 4, 1992 ... son of Tyrone and Venda Jones ... youngest of five children ... father earned three letters in men's basketball (1984-86) at Alaska-Anchorage ... majoring in sociology.
In The News
DC on Dunk City: 'New guy' Jamail Jones comes up big for FGCU against Mercer - Naples Daily News
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