Thursday, April 11, 2013
Tyus Jones: Gophers still part of wide-open recruiting race
By Bob Sansevere, Pioneer Press
|Apple Valley's Tyus Jones takes the ball to the basket as he's guarded by Park Center's Treyton Daniels, right, and Joshua Matthews in the second half of the class 4A championship of the Minnesota 2013 state tournament. (Pioneer Press: Ben Garvin) |
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Apple Valley's Tyus Jones, the top junior point guard in the nation, already has had several get-to-know-you conversations with new University of Minnesota coach Richard Pitino.
"I've talked to him probably three times since he got the job," Jones said Wednesday, April 10, during an interview at his high school. "I'm starting to build a relationship with him, which is the first thing you have to do."
Jones isn't close to making a decision about where he'll play college basketball, but the Gophers remain one of seven finalists for his elite talent, along with...
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