Jaron Jones, NIKE Camp Director and Skill Development Trainer
Jaron joined the Elite Hoops staff after returning from playing in Finland. Jaron is starting his first year in Winter 2017 with our NIKE basketball camps and Skill Development Training. He obtained his bachelors degree in Sports Management from Eastern Kentucky. While at EKU, Jaron was a starting guard and the team's top scoring leader per game. He was also second on the team in rebounding(4.4) and field goal percentage(53.1%). Jaron ranked 5th in the Ohio Valley Conference his senior year in scoring and 4th in field goal percentage. Prior to Eastern Kentucky, he attended Carl Albert State College from 2008-2010 where he averaged a team high 16.6 ppg while also shooting 54% from the field.
Since graduating, he has played professionally in Cyprus, Mexico, Sweden and Finland from 2012-2017. While playing professionally Jaron averaged 14.1 ppg, 5.2 rpg, 1.23 spg, and a 42.5 FG%.