The Raiders took out the No. 1, 3, 5 and 8 seeds in the Junior College Division I National Tournament this week. But on Saturday night lost to No. 2 seed College of Central Florida 74-69 in the championship game on Saturday night.
NW Florida is the national runner-up for the second straight year with Jones running the show. The Raiders finished 29-4.
Jones struggled in the title game, hitting just 5 of 25 from the field. But he sparked a late 11-1 run that cut the deficit to three points.
Jones finished with 12 points, seven assists and six rebounds.
Jones finished the season averaging 21.8 points a game, which ranked him fourth in all of JUCO. He was named first-team All-American and was honored as the Panhandle Player of the Year for the second straight season.