Jones coming up, Motiejunas sent down to RGV

Jones coming up, Motiejunas sent down to RGV
January 22, 2013, 5:15 pm
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The Rockets have called up Terrence Jones from their D-League affiliate of Rio Grande Valley.

In 12 games with the Vipers, Jones has averaged 19.1 points and 9.8 rebounds. The rookie's made several trips up and down from the Rockets to the D-League. In 11 games this year with the Rockets, the former Kentucky Wildcat averages 3.1 points and 1.6 rebounds a game.

Jones was the 18th overall pick in this past year's NBA Draft.

Going down to RGV is fellow rookie Donatas Motiejunas. D-Mo has averaged 23.5 points and 10.8 rebounds in four games with the Vipers on a previous assignment there. With the Rockets, Motiejunas has averaged 1.5 points and 0.3 boards in limited time in 13 games.