42 - Josh Jones
Josh Jones
Height: 6-7
Weight: 235
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ocala, Fla.
High School: Trinity Catholic
Position: F

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Looks to compete for playing time at either power forward or center ... A very good athlete with great leadership skills ... A solid rebounder with good strength and size ... Has a tremendous upside, coupled with a great work ethic.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2008-2009
Played in 17 games on the season ... Averaged 0.2 points and 0.9 rebounds per game ... Hit a pair of free throws for two points at Massachusetts ... Scored one point and pulled down three boards at Yale ... Pulled down four rebounds at Harvard ... Had three rebounds at Northeastern ... Pulled down two rebounds and blocked a shot at Ohio ... Had two rebounds in the win at Boston University ... Handed out an assist in the home victory over Lehigh ... Saw two minutes of action against Sacred Heart in the season opener.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2007-2008
Played in 10 games on the year ... Averaged 0.6 points and 0.2 rebounds per game ... Made three of five field goal attempts on the season (60.0 percent) ... Had two points in the home victory over Lafayette ... Scored two points against Navy ... Recorded two points and a rebound against Bucknell ... Pulled down a rebound at Maryland ... Played seven minutes against Yale.

HIGH SCHOOL
Played at Trinity Catholic High School for head coach Gary Belger, serving as team captain for two seasons ... Led team to a 26-3 record as a senior ... Earned first team All-County honors following his senior year ... Averaged 12.0 points, 10.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game during his junior season, and was named second team All-County ... Also earned second team All-County honors as a sophomore, after averaging 10.5 points, 9.5 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per contest ... Over the course of his four seasons at Trinity Catholic, led the Celtics to an overall record of 87-23 ... Played his AAU ball for the Florida Elite and the Gainesville Motivators Elite, and was named to the Five-Star (Fla.) All-Star team and the Dodge Shootout All-Star team, in addition to earning All-Tournament honors at the Tournament of Champions ... A member of National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society.

PERSONAL
Son of Vincent and June Jones ... Father played football at the University of Florida from 1979-1982 ... Has one sister (Victoria) ... A Sociology major, with a Chemistry minor.