Simply over $one hundred forty,000 has been raised for former Irving MacArthur star Andrew Jones, the Longhorns guard who was lately recognized with leukemia.
The precise determine, as of Monday morning, was $one hundred forty,359 donated by 1,450 individuals. That features an nameless donation of $25,000.
These taken with donating might achieve this via the Andrew Jones and Household Help Fund.
Jones had missed 4 video games in the course of the season as a result of a wrist damage earlier than coming again to play a couple of minutes towards Kansas and Iowa State.
The College of Texas introduced the information of his leukemia on Jan. 10.
“After present process quite a lot of exams and evaluations over the previous week, Andrew has been recognized with leukemia,” his household introduced in a press release. “He has begun remedies, and we hope everybody will maintain him in your ideas and prayers. That is clearly a troublesome state of affairs for our household, and we hope everybody will respect our privateness right now.”
Jones was each a McDonald’s All-American and Jordan Model All-American out of MacArthur Excessive. He ranked because the No. 19 general participant within the nation by Scout, No. 22 by Rivals, and No. 29 by ESPN as a senior, when he averaged 30 factors, 10 rebounds and…