It's been a whirlwind journey for Mike Jones but he's glad to be home in Columbia. With a fresh start ahead of him things things will be looking up for the South Carolina Gamecocks as he plans to enroll this week. Come inside for the latest.
January 20, 2007
Just call them the homecoming kings. USC aggressively pursued each of the three players named Mr. Basketball in South Carolina the last three years, only to have each player choose an out-of-state team. Mr. Basketball for 2004 and 2005, Zam (Buck) Fredrick and Devan Downey decided to come home and join the Gamecocks. Now it appears that Mr. Basketball for 2006 will come home and join them as well.
January 3, 2007
Syracuse fans were treated to an advance look at the future of the program on Saturday night, as both Paul Harris and Mike Jones were feature players in the 2006 Jordan Classic. The two combined to score 32 points for the Black team, but it wasn't enough to hold off Thaddeus Young (28 pts, 13 reb) and Sheron Collins (14 pts, 6 ast). The White team won the game 108-95 and controlled the game almost from start to finish.
April 23, 2006
Following the Jordan Classic's regional game with All-Metro lineups, four area players will be on the floor in the event's top game. New York's Paul Harris (Syracuse), Edgar Sosa (Louisville) and Curtis Kelly (UConn) and Duke-bound Brian Zoubek fron new Jersey will be in action.
April 21, 2006