Former Louisville PG Chris Jones Shot After Fight on Basketball Court

Alec Nathan@@AlecBNathanFeatured ColumnistJune 28, 2017

LOUISVILLE, KY - FEBRUARY 21:  Chris Jones #3 of the Louisville Cardinals dribbles the ball during the game against the Miami Hurricanes at KFC YUM! Center on February 21, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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Former Louisville Cardinals point guard Chris Jones was shot Tuesday night on a basketball court in Memphis, Tennessee. 

According to CBS Sports' Gary ParrishEast Tennessee State coach Steve Forbes said Jones was diagnosed with non-life-threatening injuries and has already been released from the hospital. 

Fox 13 in Memphis reported another man was found on the court with a head injury that was a result of a fight that led to the shooting. 

Jones, 25, averaged 11.8 points per game during his two seasons (2013-14 and 2014-15) with the Cardinals. Since leaving school, Jones has played professionally in France with Paris-Levallois and the Antibes Sharks. 

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