Former ECS star lifts Marquette to first-round NCAA victory

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 17, 2023 4:36 PM CT | Published: March 17, 2023 4:36 PM CT

Kam Jones scored 18 consecutive points for Marquette during the second half to help the Golden Eagles pull away from Vermont.


Kam Jones ECS Evangelical Christian School 2023 NCAA Tournament
Parth Upadhyaya

Parth Upadhyaya

Parth Upadhyaya covers the Memphis Tigers men’s basketball team. A Raleigh, N.C., native and a graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill’s Hussman School of Media and Journalism, Upadhyaya is a longtime college hoops junkie. Prior to joining The Daily Memphian in 2022, he covered high school sports in western Pennsylvania for the Beaver County Times and Penn State football for the Centre Daily Times.


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