Jeremiah Jones
Jeremiah  Jones


Gary, Ind.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 200



Prep School:
St. John's Northwestern Military Academy (Wis.)


Jeremiah Jones Joins @DuqMBB Staff

Four-year letterman named graduate assistant


Jeremiah Jones Sidelined for Remainder of Season

Senior captain suffered torn ACL in win over Robert Morris


Atlantic 10 Poll Released

Dukes picked 11th in 14-team league



DU defeats Templeogue 95-57



DU 100, Neptune Basketball Club of Cork 54


Fordham 78 - DuqMBB 69

Fordham 78 - DuqMBB 69


UR 83 - DuqMBB 67

UR 83 - DuqMBB 67


Duquesne 95 - St. Bonaventure 88

Duquesne 95 - St. Bonaventure 88


Duquesne 72, Robert Morris 65

Duquesne 72, Robert Morris 65


Duquesne 83, South Carolina State 68

Duquesne 83, South Carolina State 68

Jones Career Recap

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Career Highlights
Played in every game in his Duquesne career (103 with 95 starts) before suffering a career-ending knee injury 12 games into his senior season ... the injury snapped a consecutive starts streak at 84 ... scored in double digits 34 times, including 14 of his last 23 games ... had six double-digit outings in 12 games in 2015-16 prior to the injury ... had 131 assists in 43 games as a junior and senior after posting 77 in 60 games in his first two seasons ... finished his career with 761 points (7.4 ppg.), 412 rebounds (4.0 rpg.), 209 assists (2.0 apg.) and 54 steals.

As a Senior (2015-16)
Tri-captain started all 12 games before suffering career-ending torn ACL in his right knee while going up for a layup with 13:54 left in the first half of the Dec. 19 Robert Morris game ... Duquesne was on it was to its 10th win with just two losses at the time ... the team went 7-15 over the rest of the season to finish 17-17 ... eclipsed his career scoring high twice in his last seven games ... went 3-of-5 from the 3-point arc in scoring a then career-high 17 points in the win over Western Kentucky in the consolation bracket final of the Gulf Coast Showcase ... added 9 rebounds and 3 assists in 35 turnover-free minutes vs. the Hilltoppers ... scored 15 points in the Gulf Coast Showcase opener vs. Pepperdine ... set a new career high with 20 points in 27 minutes (8-of-12) vs. UMBC ... went 5-of-6 from the field (2-of-2 from 3-point) in a 16-point outing vs. South Carolina State in his second-to-last game ... underwent successful knee surgery on Jan. 13.

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 ... 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 7 rebounds in the second 16-point effort vs. the Billikens ... had 11 points, 9 rebounds and 7 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 8 assists with zero turnovers vs. St. Bonaventure and added a career-best 3 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 7 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 9 rebounds to go along with 11 points at Texas-Pan American ... posted a career-best 6 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, 3 assists and 2 steals in a December win over Maine ... hit three 3-pointers in a game three times ... had a season-high 7 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.

Prep School
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.

High School
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.


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