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College of Southern Idaho freshman Charles Jones Jr. is surrounded by Northern Oklahoma College players as he tries to drive the ball to the net Monday, March 20, 2017, during the NJCAA D1 Men’s Basketball Championships at the Hutchinson Sports Arena in Hutchinson Kansas.

TWIN FALLS — Charles Jones Jr. scored a season-high 33 points to lead the College of Southern Idaho men’s basketball team to a 106-88 win over Treasure Valley Community College on Saturday, the final day of the Wright Physical Therapy shootout.

Jones shot 12-of-23 from the field, 3-of-9 from 3-point range and 6-of-7 from the free-throw line. He had dished out five assists.

Thomas Khalid scored 23 points (8-of-11 from the field), and Danya Kingsby (3-of-6) and Roberto Gittens (4-of-5) each scored 10 points for the Golden Eagles. Malik Porter had nine points and nine rebounds.

Twin Falls High School graduate Landon Jones scored four points on 2-of-6 shooting.

The Golden Eagles (5-1) stay at home for their next tournament, which begins Thanksgiving weekend. CSI will begin the Idaho Central Credit Union Tournament on Friday against Elite Prep Academy.


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