Marcel Jones (203 cm, Oregon State’08) has been officially announced as a new addition to the roster at FoxTown Cantu (Italy, Serie A). The American was playing for Telecom Business Hub Jets in New Zealand (where he also holds a passport) recently. Over twelve games for the NBL team the forward secured impressive averages of 20.9 points, 7.5 rebounds, 1.9 assists, and 1.2 steals per game. Earlier in the 2011/2012 season the 27-year old played for Pitesti in the Romanian Division A where he played six EuroChallenge games and averaged 14.0 points and 5.8 rebounds per game.
Although Marcel Jones has never played in Italy, he is no stranger to European Basketball having hit the court for teams in Romania, Bosnia, the UK, Hungary, Finland, and Germany.