SEC co-Player of the Year Mason Jones announces 2020 NBA Draft decision
Mason Jones has made his decision, he’s off to the NBA.
The reigning SEC co-Player of the Year announced his decision on Friday.
“First, I would like to thank God for blessing me with the ability to play the game I love so much. Thank you to Coach Muss, the Arkansas basketball staff and my teammates for pushing me to be a better person on an off the court. Thank you Razorback Nation fans! The best fans in the world! Lastly, thank you to my family and close friends whos continue to push and encourage me daily to pursue my dreams. After much discussion, I have decided to enter my name in the NBA 2020 Draft. This has been a lifelong dream of mine to play in the NBA so I’m looking forward to the next champer in my life!”
Jones was named SEC Player of the Week on four different occasions last season. He averaged 22 points, 5.5 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game last season.
The junior Arkansas guard is projected by many to be a first-round selection in the upcoming 2020 NBA Draft.