Myson Jones | #15 | G
Hometown: Aiken, S.C.
Previous School: Aiken High School
Started all 32 games … Third-leading scorer on the team (11.9 ppg.) … Led the team with 3.53 assists per game … Led the team in 3-point field-goal accuracy at 44.0% (77-of-175) … Ranked fourth in the South Atlantic Conference in 3-point field goals and fifth in 3-point field goal percentage … Was sixth in the league with an 83.7 percent free throw percentage … Equaled a career-high 22 points twice – vs. Tusculum (2/26/14) and at Carson-Newman (2/19/14) … Reached double figures 17 times … Knocked down a career-best six treys at Carson-Newman (2/19/14) … Connected on career-high eight free throws on two occasions (vs. Tusculum (2/26/14) and Newberry (12/07/13) … Ranked third in the SAC with 113 assists … Handed out career-best 10 assists vs. GRU Augusta (3/15/14) … Led the team in scoring at Carson-Newman (2/19/14) … Scored in every contest … Drained game-winning shot for an 83-81 win over Carson-Newman (1/29/14) … Dished out the assist on Chandler Hash’s game-winner in AU’s 85-84 win over Queens (1/25/14) … Ranked 59th nationally with 77 made 3-pointers.
Saw action in 27 games, while starting six … Fourth on the team in scoring by averaging 8.8 points, while also averaging 2.15 assists per game … SAC 3-point Field Goal Statistical Champion … Led the league in 3-point field goal accuracy (47.8%) … Recorded a team season-high six assists at Mars Hill (3/02) and a team season-high six steals vs. Mars Hill … Reached double figures in 10 games, including three 20+ point games … Posted a career-high 22 points at Mars Hill (03/02) … Recorded a career-best seven rebounds at Newberry (02/06) … Led the team in scoring four times.
Saw action in 12 games … Averaged 1.2 points and 0.6 rebounds … Notched a season-high four points versus both North Georgia and Catawba … Recorded two rebounds in wins past Mars Hill and Carson-Newman … Perfect 4-of-4 from the line versus Mars Hill and Carson-Newman.
Averaged 12.1 points and 5.4 assists per game while serving as team captain for coach Tony Harrell’s Fighting Green Hornets … Helped lead Aiken High School to a 24-3 season and an appearance in the state Class 5AAAA playoffs for the first time in four seasons … Named the three-point champion at both the 16th Annual 100 Black Men of Augusta Thanksgiving Basketball Classic in 2009 and the Farm Bureau Insurance Tournament … As a senior, connected on 52-of-133 (39.1 percent) 3-point attempts, while earning All-Region Class 5AAAA honors … Also named Second-Team All-Area by the Augusta Chronicle …Received the USCA Scholar Award and two leadership awards (West Point Award and RYLA Award), while serving as editor of the Hornet Herald school newspaper.
Born on August 7, 1993 … Son of LaDonna Jones … Majoring in Journalism.