Colonials of the Week: Jonquel Jones and GW Women's Basketball
Jones Named MOP as Colonials Won First A-10 Championship Since 2003
Junior Jonquel Jones, the A-10 Player and Defensive Player of the Year, was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player after averaging 17.0 points, 12.0 rebounds and 2.7 blocks in three games. The Freeport, Bahamas, native scored 16 of her game-high 21 points in the second half as the Colonials rallied from an eight-point halftime deficit in Sunday's title game. Jones scored nine straight points in 55 seconds during GW's decisive 18-4 run and finished 8-of-16 from the floor with a career-high four three-pointers.