Whitman drubbed Okanogan University College (Kelowna, British Columbia) 102-73 in its opening-round game and then belted Menlo College (Atherton, Calif.) 88-60 in the tourney title game. The two victories pushed Whitman's season record to 4-2.
Jones, a 6-foot-6 post player, scored 37 points, hitting 15 of 27 shots from the floor, in his two tournament games. He also grabbed 35 rebounds and blocked four shots.
Whitman's Tommy Lloyd, a 6-foor-4 senior, also made the all-tournament team. He scored 42 points in the two games, connecting on 14 of 29 shots from the floor. He was 10 of 18 from the 3-point stripe and a perfect four-for-four from the foul line. He also had seven rebounds and four steals.
Others named to the all-tournament team were Terry Blankenship of Walla Walla College, Michael Barton of Menlo College, and Tyler Thompson of Okanogan.
Blankenship, a 5-10 sophomore guard, led all scorers in the tournament with 48 points. He also grabbed 22 rebounds, picked off 18 steals and handed out 11 assists.
Barton, a 6-2 junior forward, finished the tournament with 33 points, 15 rebounds and seven steals. Thompson, a 6-5 senior forward, totaled 31 points and 12 rebounds in the tourney.
Other Whitman players who enjoyed a strong tournament included: