Ranked among the Top 100 players nationally by 247 Sports (No. 94) and among the Top 125 players nationally by Rivals.com (No. 123) ... Played his senior season at prep school power La Lumiere (Ind.) after beginning his high school tenure in his home state of Arizona at Basha High School in Chandler, Ariz. ... Averaged 11 points and nine rebounds for a talented and balanced La Lumiere squad as a senior ... Shot 58 percent from the floor ... Helped his team to a 26-6 overall record and a Top 20 ranking in the final ESPN National Poll ... Was selected to play in the inaugural West Coast All-Star Classic and scored 13 points to lead the West to a 123-121 win ... Also played in the Global All-Star Challenge and had 11 points and nine boards vs. an international squad ... Earned all-state recognition from the Arizona Republic his first three seasons while playing at Basha ... Averaged 19.6 points and 10.6 rebounds as a junior, helping his club to a 24-7 overall record ... Broke the school record with 22 rebounds in a win against Kofa ... Added 25 points in that win as well ... Averaged 9.9 rebounds a night as a sophomore ... Was named a Second Team Freshman All-America by MaxPreps.com, averaging 14.2 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.0 blocks.
Full name is Torren Lorenzo Jones ... Son of Cheryl Jones ... Born Oct. 28, 1994, in Chicago ... Plans to major in Business at Mizzou ... Off the basketball court he enjoys cooking ... Favorite dish to make is shrimp and pasta.