Men's Basketball

Damian Jones - 30

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Baton Rouge, La.

High School:
Scotlandville Magnet

Height / Weight:
6-10 / 248

Position:
C

Damian  Jones

03/30/2015

Jones to return to Vanderbilt for junior season

Commodore center named to All-SEC First Team as a sophomore.

03/18/2015

Vanderbilt knocks off Saint Mary's 75-64 in NIT 1st round

Jones dominates as Commodores record another 20-win season

03/10/2015

Jones named 1st-team All-SEC/Defensive, Baldwin and LaChance named to All-Freshman Team

Three Commodores honored by league's coaches Tuesday.

01/30/2015

The Reynolds Wrap: Episode 1

Bryan Reynolds talks to MBB's Luke Kornet and Damian Jones

11/20/2014

Jones paces Vanderbilt past Lipscomb, 72-62

Commodores fight off Bisons to stay undefeated

03/24/2015

Vanderbilt at Stanford - NIT 3/24/15 (Feria)

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03/20/2015

NIT: Vanderbilt vs. South Dakota State (Joe Howell)

Vanderbilt hosted South Dakota State in the NIT second round on March 20, 2015 at Memorial Gym. (Joe Howell)

03/18/2015

Vanderbilt at Saint Mary's - NIT 3/18/15 (Jedlovec)

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03/12/2015

Men's Basketball vs. Tennessee (USATSI)

NCAA Basketball: SEC Conference Tournament-Tennessee vs Vanderbilt (USATSI)

03/12/2015

Vanderbilt vs. Tennessee - SEC Tournament (Howell)

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Honors
2013-14 SEC All-Freshman Team

General:
Averaged 11.3 points per game and led the team with 5.7 rebounds per contest, was named to the SEC All-Freshman Team by the league's coaches...Chose the Commodores over LSU, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Duke, Syracuse, Kansas, Stanford, Florida, and Alabama.

2013-14 (Freshman):
Played in all 31 games and started 28...Averaged 11.3 points, 5.7 rebounds, and 1.4 blocks per game...Named to the SEC's All-Freshman Team...Scored in double-figures in 20 games, and scored a career-high 19 points on two occasions (Georgia State (11/12); at Missouri (2/19))...Posted five double-doubles for the year...Won SEC Freshman of the Week honors after averaging 16.5 points and 5.5 rebounds in games against Missouri and Auburn...Grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds against Texas A&M (2/15)...Attempted a career-high 10 free throws vs. Ole Miss (1/22) and at Auburn (2/22)...Played a career-high 41 minutes against Texas A&M (2/15)...Blocked a career-high seven blocks at South Carolina (2/13), which also tied a school record for blocks in a game held by Will Perdue (vs. East Carolina, 12/28/87) and Festus Ezeli (at Georgia, 2/16/11)...Scored 16 points at Alabama (1/7) in SEC opener and his first career double-double with 18 points and 11 rebounds vs. Kentucky (1/11).

High School:
Averaged 15.4 points, 8.0 rebounds, 4.0 blocks, and 2.0 assists in his senior season at Scotlandville Magnet...His Scotlandville teams won back-to-back state championships in his junior and senior seasons, and he was named Louisiana's 5A Player of the Year as a senior...Scotlandville also captured four district championships...Was a member of the A Honor Roll.

Personal:
Damian William Jones...June 30, 1995...Son of David and Dana Jones...Has two brothers, Darian (15) and Darryl (13)...Plans to major in Electrical Engineering...Recipient of the Sam Hosbach Men's Basketball Scholarship...Advice to youngsters: "Do your best in what you put most of your interest in."

Career Highs
Points:
19, 2x, last at Missouri (2/19/14)
FG Made: 9,
at Missouri (2/19/14)
FG Atts: 15, vs. Kentucky (1/11/14)
3FG Made: N/A
3FG Atts: N/A
FT Made: 6, 2x, last vs. Ole Miss (1/22/14)
FT Atts: 10, vs. Ole Miss (1/22/14)
Rebounds: 13, vs. Texas A&M (2/15/14)
Assists: 2, 2x, last at Texas A&M (1/25/14)
Turnovers: 6, at Ole Miss (3/8/14)
Blocks: 7, at S. Carolina (2/13/14)
Steals: 1, 6x, last vs. Arkansas (2/8/14)
Minutes: 41, vs. Texas A&M (2/15/14)


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