- Very athletic returning starter on the wing
- Chose UTC over Tulane and Louisiana-Monroe
- Played AAU with current teammate Gee McGhee for Louisiana Dynasty
Played in 18 games with 15 starts…injured his knee in second half against Reinhardt on December 21 and was out until home win over Furman on February 14…had his high of 16 points on 7-8 shooting in regular season finale at App State…tallied 11 in SoCon Tourney matchup with UNCG…averaged 5.3 points and 3.6 rebounds playing 22.2 minutes per contest…averages after return to starting lineup for final four games: 10.8 ppg and 4.3 rpg shooting 65.5 percent…grabbed season-best six boards twice against UNCG.
All-District performer for Marshall Jackson at L.W. Higgins High School…played AAU ball with Mocs teammate Gee McGhee for Quannas White and Louisiana Dynasty…averaged 18.8 points and 8.4 rebounds per game as a senior…junior stats included 22 points and 8.9 boards per contest…2012 Louisiana Class 5A All-State second team and Times Picayune All-Metro…posted a triple-double against Chalmette junior his junior season with 41 points, 12 rebounds and 10 blocks.
Casey Nathaniel Jones was born October 11, 1993…son of Wendy and Floyd Jones…comes from a family of eight with two sisters, Whitney and Alexis, and five brothers, Floyd, Elbert, Titus, Shawn and Christopher…competed in cross country three years at Higgins…majoring in Engineering Management.