The Hurricanes are the proud owners of the No. 52 prospect in America. Jones, a Marietta (Ga.) Wheeler product, was excited to find a strong fit.
"It was one of those things. You really have to visit a school before you make a decision. You have to get a feeling for the city and the school. You ever had that feeling where you just go somewhere and everything is right? I had that feeling."
The Hurricanes will be injected with a dose of big time athleticism. Regarded as one of the elite athletes in the class, he'll find the floor early in Miami.
"I think I need to work on my perimeter game. Not so much critique it but perfect it. At the next level that's where I'll be playing. Plus, I gotta get stronger."