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

09/23/2014

My Game: Damian Jones

From Summer Issue of Commodore Nation

03/11/2014

Odom named to All-SEC 2nd Team, Jones to All-Freshman Team

Two Commodore players honored by the league's coaches on Tuesday.

02/06/2014

Damian Jones #SCtop10 dunk

Incredible alley-oop slam gets attention from ESPN

01/04/2014

Vanderbilt - Northeastern postgame notes

Vanderbilt 79, Northeastern 49

12/09/2013

#MusicMonday with Damian Jones

By Dana Reynolds

03/08/2014

Vanderbilt vs. Ole Miss - USATSI

Vanderbilt vs. Ole Miss - USATSI

03/06/2014

Vanderbilt-LSU 3/6/14 (Howell)

Photos from Vanderbilt-LSU on March 6, 2014 (Photos by Joe Howell)

02/25/2014

Vanderbilt vs. Florida (USATSI)

Vanderbilt vs. Florida (USATSI)

02/25/2014

Vanderbilt-Florida Photo Gallery

View John Russell's photos from the Vanderbilt-Florida game on February 25.

02/22/2014

Vanderbilt at Auburn 2/22/14 (USATSI)

Vanderbilt at Auburn photos by USA TODAY Sports

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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