Jones scores 34, nails 7 three-balls in SP victory

Published 11:40 pm Saturday, December 10, 2016

The News staff report

BAYTOWN — Sabine Pass played a steady game from start to finish, and Jamyus Jones knocked down 34 points Saturday to win the seventh-place game of the Baytown Christian Bulldog Classic, 75-50 over Faith Christian.

Jones connected on 7 of 9 three-point baskets and 10 of 13 free throws. He was 10 for 13 shooting from the floor and added six assists.

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Daniel Sam scored 23 points in the win, as he made 9 of 11 from the floor. Dominique Wilson added six points.

The winning Sharks was up 34-19 at halftime.

Also: Bob Hope beat Beaumont Harmony Science 71-40 in High Island. Nick King was named to the all-tournament team.

About I.C. Murrell

I.C. Murrell was promoted to editor of The News, effective Oct. 14, 2019. He previously served as sports editor since August 2015 and has won or shared eight first-place awards from state newspaper associations and corporations. He was born in Memphis, Tennessee, grew up mostly in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

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