Standing ovation for Texas basketball player’s first point 10 months after leukemia diagnosis

Andrew Jones, missing from the Texas lineup since he was diagnosed with leukemia in January, made his long-anticipated return on Tuesday night. Jones, a junior guard, received a standing ovation when he entered the game in the second half. He produced a point, a rebound, a steal and an assist in nine minutes as the Longhorns defeated Eastern Illinois 71-59 […]

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Andrew Jones’ Return To Texas Basketball Team Met With Standing Ovation

Andrew Jones, the star guard for the University of Texas basketball team, made his first public appearance with the team on Wednesday night at the annual Texas Tip-Off event since returning from his battle with leukemia. Entering the arena through smoke, flashing lights, and blaring music, Jones brought the entire event to a pause as the Texas faithful gave him […]

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