Has played in every game in his Duquesne career (91 of a possible 91 with 83 starts) ... brings a streak of 72 consecutive starts into the 2015-16 season ... has steadily improved his assist total going from 28 as a freshman to 49 as a sophomore to 101 as a junior ... has 28 double-digit scoring games.
As a Junior (2014-15)
Joined Derrick Colter and Micah Mason as the only Dukes to start all 31 games ... averaged 7.3 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.3 assists ... had 101 assists in 31 games after posting 77 in 60 games in his first two seasons at DU ... was second on the team in assists (101), rebounding (4.5 rpg.) and free throws made (49) and attempted (76) ... led the team with 52 offensive rebounds ... led or tied for the team lead in assists 11 times ... scored in double figures 10 times with a high of 16 vs. Saint Louis at home and again vs. SLU at the A-10 Championship ... went 3-of-3 from the 3-point arc and added seven rebounds in the second 16-point effort vs. the Billikens ... had 11 points, nine rebounds and seven assists in 38 minutes at UMass ... scored in double digits in eight of DU's last 11 games ... had his first double-digit rebound game with 10 at Abilene Christian ... posted a career-best eight assists with zero turnovers vs. St. Bonaventure and added a career-best three steals vs. UMES.
As a Sophomore (2013-14)
Started all 30 games ... ranked third on the team with a 3.4 rebounds per game average ... scored in double figures nine times with a high of 13 vs. Pitt ... added seven rebounds against the Panthers ... scored in double digits eight times in DU's first 13 games and once in the last 17 ... his last double-digit game was Jan. 18 at VCU (10 points) ... totaled a career-high nine rebounds to go along with 11 points at Texas-Pan American ... posted a career-best six assists at UMass Lowell.
As a Freshman (2012-13)
Played in all 30 games with 22 starts ... ranked fourth on the team in scoring with a 7.7 points per game average ... was the team's third-leading rebounder at 4.1 rpg. ... scored in double digits nine times, including six times in Atlantic 10 play ... scored a career-high 16 points (3-of-5 from 3-point) in 37 minutes at Dayton and followed that with 11 at St. Bonaventure, 14 vs. George Washington and 11 vs. Xavier ... had 15 points, three assists and two steals in a December win over Maine ... hit three 3-pointers in a game three times ... had a season-high seven boards vs. Xavier ... tied that effort in a career-high 41 minutes vs. Charlotte ... posted six or more rebounds eight times, including five times in conference play.
St. John's Northwestern Military Academy in Delafield, Wis. (head coach Brian Richert) ... averaged 19.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game as a post-graduate for 14-14 SJNMA... shot 43 percent from the 3-point arc and 83 percent from the foul line.
Merrillville High School in Merrillville, Ind. (head coach Jim East) ... averaged 17.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game in earning Post-Tribune of Northwest Indiana first team all-area as a senior for Class 4A Merrillville ... shot 54 percent from the field ... was one of 16 seniors from Northwest Indiana named to Hoosier Basketball Magazine's list of top players in the state ... averaged 16.9 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game for 20-4 sectional champion Merrillville as a junior ... was ranked as the No. 13 player (and No. 7 guard) in the state of Indiana by the Indianapolis Star ... rated as a three-star recruit by rivals.com.
Was so far ahead of his class academically that he skipped first grade ... did not turn 17 until December of his senior year of high school ... entertained scholarship offers from Indiana State and VCU prior to attending prep school ... posted the team's highest running vertical jump with a leap of 42" in July of 2014 ... Jones' standing jump of 33.5" was the team-best ... management major with a minor in marketing ... full name is Jeremiah William Kareem Jones ... date of birth: 12/16/93.