iFolloSports.com Coverage Of Tyus Jones' Duke Declaration (Videos)

Tyus Jones commits to Duke at Apple Valley High SchoolFriday afternoon, Tyus Jones, the Apple Valley High School (MN) point guard and top five national high school basketball prospect announced that he will be attending Duke University, next fall. Jones made his final decision after four plus years of being recruited hard by many of the nation's top college basketball programs. It has been reported that Kansas, Kentucky and Baylor were the final schools under consideration. Locally, in the Twin Cities, Minnesota Golden Gopher basketball fans were hoping Jones would stay home and play for the Big Ten institution. But, that was always a pipe dream, because of Jones' opportunity to play for one of the NCAA's top programs.

iFolloSports.com was on hand at Jones' commitment announcement, which was also televised live on ESPNU. Below are a series of videos chronicling the press conference. The incredibly talented Jones looked quite nervous, in the minutes before delivering the news.


Tyus Jones declaring his intention to attend Duke, while interacting with ESPNU.


Jones talking about being courted since the eighth grade and what it will be like playing for Mike Krzyzewski.


Jones discussing the process of picking a school.


Fans can also view multiple iFolloSports.com stories, featuring original videos of some of the biggest names in college coaching scouting Jones, including a game in which both Coach K and Bill Self were present, during last school year.