His aunt made sure Terrence Jones earned everything he got. In fact, she was the first victim in a basketball ladder climb that took no prisoners. Now in his second season at Kentucky, a mature Jones hopes to do the same to the college game.
Last year was the dream team at Kentucky. This team? This was the one that's flaws were exposed throughout the season. Yet a funny thing happened on the bridge to next year's dream team. A Final Four drought ended.
Several of his fellow freshmen have enjoyed fast starts to their college careers. Not Harrison Barnes. The nation's top-ranked newcomer is confident the best is yet to come for himself and North Carolina.