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  • Michelle Davies | The Journal Gazette The Mad Ants' DeQuan Jones, right, keeps his focus as he works to move the ball around the defense of Wisconsin's Ricky Ledo at Memorial Coliseum. 

Thursday, March 01, 2018 7:20 pm

Ants' Jones is Player of the Month

JUSTIN A. COHN | The Journal Gazette

DeQuan Jones, who averaged 26.5 points and 5.8 rebounds, and shot 59.7 percent from the field in eight games for the Mad Ants, was named the G League’s Player of the Month for February. He scored 26 points in six games, including a career-high 40 against Iowa on Sunday. He also won the Slam Dunk Contest on Feb. 18. Jones is the second Mad Ants player to get a Player of the Month award; Walt Lemon Jr. got it for November. The Mad Ants play 4 p.m. Sunday in Austin, Texas.