Derrick Jones beings three-week tour through the July recruiting period — Cuse Clicks

Jones has plenty of options, including Syracuse

Hot basketball prospect Derrick Jones of Archbishop Carroll will begin a three-week tour Wednesday through the July recruiting period. The 6-foot-6 wing will be among 100 players at Philadelphia University for the four-day Reebok Breakout Challenge. Games begin Wednesday at 5 p.m., the start of the NCAA’s live period that allows college coaches to evaluate recruits in person. Jones is an five-star recruit who will be a senior in the fall. He has received offers from Arizona, Kansas, Kentucky, and Syracuse, among others. Jones plans to visit colleges in August.

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