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JUNIOR (2012-13): Played in four games ... Averaged 0.5 points in 1.5 minutes per game ... Scored only points of the season on a layup against Howard (12/19) ... Grabbed career-high two rebounds against Grambling State (12/8) and Texas-Pan American (12/31) ... Tied career high with two field goal attempts against Grambling State.
SOPHOMORE (2011-12): Played in 13 games ... Averaged 0.2 points, 0.2 rebounds and 0.1 steals in 1.4 minutes per game ... Tied his career-high with one rebound at Chicago State (12/21) and against Montana (12/4) ... Played a season-high three minutes against Howard (12/15) and Illinois-Chicago (12/13) ... Had first career steal at Colorado (2/2) ... Took first career free throw attempts against TCU (3/19) in CBI after being fouled on a three-point attempt and made one of three.
FRESHMAN (2010-11): Played in eight games as a walk-on ... Played his first career game at Colorado (12/4) ... Scored his first career points on a layup after an offensive rebound against Texas-Pan American (12/12) ... Made a three-pointer in the final seconds against Arizona State (12/30) ... Played a career-high six minutes at Arizona State (3/5).
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Hamilton Union High School in Hamilton City, Calif. ... Had 23 consecutive double-double games as a senior ... Led the Mid-Valley League in rebounds and blocked shots ... Was named all-league and team captain his senior year ... Selected to local all-star game ... Started all four years ... High school coach was Brian Erickson ... Played AAU basketball on the Chico Tarheels that won numerous tournaments.
PERSONAL: Born in Chico, Calif. ... Parents are Jim and Diane Jones ... Has two sisters, Andrea and Audra ... Chose Oregon State because "it was the best choice to fill my academic needs" ... Biggest athletic thrill to date is "making my first three-pointer in college in front of more than 10,000 fans" ... Nicknames are Will and Jonesey ... Majoring in Agricultural Business Management.
Points: 3 vs. Arizona State (12/30/10)