In honor of Baylor kicking off the Big 12 Tournament in electric fashion today, I’ve decided to take some time to highlight the shining player.
Okay, you know I’m punny.
But, seriously. Since being suspended one year ago the night before the Big 12 Tournament, Perry Jones III had yet to make his mark in the postseason run – until now. In his eighth double-double of the season, Jones III dropped 31 points, snagged 11 rebounds and made his possessions meaningful.
I’m not even going to talk about what his ‘fans’ have labeled his season. I won’t compare stats from his freshman and sophomore year. I’ve got something way, way better for you… A missing piece to your puzzle, if you will. Oh, you’re into solving things? Here’s a big piece of why I think Perry dominated today: