St. John’s, NL – Jesse Jones, a 6’0” 185lb Guard from Irvington, New Jersey, has signed a NBLC Player Contract with the St. John’s Edge for the 2019-2020 season.
Jones played collegiately at the University of Bridgeport where he averaged 12.5ppg, 2.5rpg and 1.4apg his senior year while shooting 43.8% from the field and 41.6% from beyond the three-point arc. He will be a rookie this upcoming season.
Head Coach Steve Marcus on the signing of Jesse Jones; “Electric is the first word that comes to mind when I think of Jesse. He will bring an unmatched energy and work ethic every day to our organization and is a guy that immediately adds toughness to our team. He has never given up on his dreams of playing professional basketball and we are excited to have him on board.”
Jones on joining the Edge; “I came a long way from where I started, I stayed humble, stayed focused and stayed hungry. I knew God had a plan for me and my path was different but the opportunity is here now and I am truly blessed to play the game I love. I am so grateful to be a part of this league and cannot wait to help this team win. I am hungry!”
Jones is represented by Jay Williams and Karen Kinney.
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