Tre Jones: "I Was Fully Ready to Take the Next Steps Into the NBA"

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Former Duke Blue Devil Tre Jones capped his collegiate career with soma massive accolades, winning ACC Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year. However when he returned for his sophomore year his focus wasn’t awards it was to win Duke a National Championship. Unfortunately, Jones never got the chance to even attempt to do so as the NCAA Tournament, much like all other sports, was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Jones has since declared for the 2020 NBA Draft. He tells SI’s director of basketball recruiting Jason Jones how hard it was to forego his junior year at Duke to pursue his dream of playing in the NBA. Also, how he’s continued to prep for the draft during the time of social distancing.