55   Kyree Jones
Kyree Jones

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Indianapolis, Ind.

Last College:
North Carolina Prep Tech

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205

Position:
G


2010-11: Missed all but the first four games of the season due to a back injury ... Played in each of the first four games, making his first start against Cardinal Stritch (11/21) ... Scored six points against Bradley (11/16) and five points against both Northwestern (11/12) and Cardinal Stritch (11/21) ... Grabbed three rebounds against Northwestern (11/12) ... Dished out three assists against Cardinal Stritch (11/21).

Prior to NIU: Graduated from North Carolina Tech Prep School ... Was ranked as the No. 56 point guard in the country in the 2009 high school class according to ESPN.com ... Was also recruited by the likes of George Mason, IUPUI, Texas Southern, Kent State, Purdue, Indiana and Oregon.

Personal: Full name is Kyree Jones ... Born 4/20/90 in Macomb, Ill. ... Son of Latonya and Kevin Jones, the former head men's basketball coach at Chicago State ... Father played basketball at Eastern Illinois, while mother and sister played at Indiana State, and his brother starred at Chicago State ... Intends to major in Computer Science, and aspires to play in the NBA.

JONES' CAREER STATISTICS


Total 3-Point F-Throws Rebounds
Scoring
Season GP-GS Min/Avg fg-fga pct fg-fga pct ft-fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast to blk stl pts avg
2010-11
4-1 71/17.8 5-17 .294 3-11 .273 3-4 .750 2 6 8 2.0 3 0 6 6 0 1 16 4.0































































TOTAL 4-1 71/17.8 5-17 .294 3-11 .273 3-4 .750 2 6 8 2.0 3 0 6 6 0 1 16 4.0

JONES' CAREER HIGHS

Minutes: 22, vs. Cardinal Stritch (11/21/10)
Points: 6, at Bradley (11/16/10)
Rebounds: 3, vs. Northwestern (11/12/10)
Assists: 3, vs. Cardinal Stritch (11/21/10)
Steals: 1, at Md. Eastern Shore (11/24/10)
Blocks: N/A
FG: 2, twice
FG Att.: 6, vs. Northwestern (11/12/10)
3PT FG Made: 2, at Bradley (11/16/10)
3PT FG Att.: 4, vs. Northwestern (11/12/10)
FT Made: 3, vs. Cardinal Stritch (11/21/10)
FT Att.: 4, vs. Cardinal Stritch (11/21/10)