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2013-2014 Men's Basketball Roster


Shawn Jones

Class: Sr.-3L
Position: F
Height: 6-8
Weight: 236 pounds
Previous School: Hialeah HS
Hometown: Hialeah, Fla.

2013-14 (Senior):
Started all 33 games, averaging 28.2 minutes per game … Named Conference USA Player of the Year and to the All-C-USA First Team … Selected to the NABC All-District First Team … Participated in the 2014 Reese’s Division I College All-Star Game … Named to the Portsmouth Invitational All-Tournament Team after season … Led MT in both scoring and rebounding, averaging 14.2 points per game and 8.5 rebounds a contest … Notched 1,000th career point Feb. 8 off of a dunk at FIU, becoming just the third player in program history to amass 1,000 points, 500 rebounds and 100 blocks … Posted 10 double-doubles on the year … Tallied a career-high 25 points at Florida Atlantic Feb. 6 … Snagged a career-best 20 rebounds against Maine Dec. 29 … Scored double-figures 22 times, including eight 20-point performances … Recorded double-digit rebounds 11 times … Named C-USA Player of the Week three times … Led MT in blocked shots with 63, swatting 1.9 per game … Shot a team-best 57.7-percent from the floor.

2012-13 (Junior):
Second career double-double with 18 points and 13 rebounds, both career-highs, at UCF on 11/20/12 ... Made it back-to-back double-doubles with new career-high 21 points and 12 rebounds vs. Texas Southern on 11/24/12 ... Earned Sun Belt Player and TSWA Player of the Week after back-to-back double-doubles ... Recorded third double-double of the season and fourth of his career with 15 points and 13 rebounds, matching a career-high, against FIU on Dec. 29 ... Earned TSWA Player of the Week on Jan. 3 ... Had game-winning shot at buzzer at FIU on 1/31/13 ... Career-high six blocks vs. South Alabama on 2/21/13 ... Has scored in double figures 25 times and has rebounded in double figures 5 times in career with 4 career double doubles ... Played in all 34 games.

2011-12 (Sophomore):
Matched career-high with 15 points on a career-best seven field goals ... Posted ninth double-figure game against Arkansas State (3/4) with 12 points ... Had a career-high three steals against Troy (1/26) ... Matched career-high of two assists at South Alabama (1/21) ... Matched career-high with three blocks at FAU (1/14) ... Scored 12 points in the first half against Troy (1/5) ... Matched career-high with 15 points against FIU (12/29) and hit a career-best seven free throws ... Matched career-high with three blocks at UAB ... Had fourth double-figure game of the season with 10 points against Akron ... Season-high 13 points at Austin Peay ... First double-figure game with 12 points and matched a career-high six field goals at UCLA ... Matched a career-high with three blocks against Loyola Marymount.

2010-11 (Freshman):
Played in all 32 games as a freshman averaging 10.9 minutes per game ... Averaged 4.1 points per game and shot a team high 50.5 percent from the field ... Grabbed 75 rebounds including 38 on the offensive side of the ball averaging 2.3 per game ... Grabbed five rebounds and scored nine points in first game as a Blue Raider ... Aided the defense with seven rebounds against UAB ... Also had eight points and went 4 for 5 from field ... Did not make any shots from the field against Tennessee but guided the Blue Raiders at the line going 6 for 8 ... Also had three rebounds and two blocks ... Posted a career performance against Furman with first double-double ... Scored 13 points after going 4 for 7 from the field and 5 for 6 at the charity stripe ... Also had 10 rebounds, eight of which were on the offensive side of the ball ... Helped guide the offense in a win over North Texas with 15 points ... Went 6 for 10 from the field and made all three free throw attempts ... Posted 12 points against Arkansas State after going 6 for 8 from the field.

Hialeah High School:
Received First Team All-Dade County and Third Team All-State honors as a senior ... Played for Brian Palmer ... Nearly averaged a triple double as a senior with 23.3 points, 14.3 rebounds, and 9.1 blocks per game ... Had four 30-point games and three games with 18 or more rebounds ... Shot 72 percent from the free throw line going 154 for 213 ... Played AAU for Gold Coast out of Miami.

Personal:
Born March 25, 1992 in Miami ... Son of Andrew and Cynthia Jones and has one sister, Zaria Jones ... Enjoys eating shrimp … Favorite flick is Get Rich or Die Trying and also enjoys watching Family Guy … If he could be any superhero it would be Spiderman … Names NBA player Blake Griffin as his favorite sports figure … Favorite athletic moment is making the ESPN SportsCenter Top 10, ranked No. 8 for the alley-oop pass and dunk with Kerry Hammonds … Most admires his mom … Dream job is to become a professional basketball player.



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2012-2013 Game-by-Game Stats
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