EYBL Session #1: Tracking Minnesota’s “Big Three”

April 21, 2013
EYBL Session #1: Tracking Minnesota’s “Big Three”

Howard Pulley
Tyus Jones (38 points) & Howard Pulley fell in a close one to CP3, 70-66. (Photo: @eyblthecircuit)

With Reid Travis joining Tyus Jones on Howard Pulley’s roster and Rashad Vaughn playing for Wisconsin Playground Elite, each of Minnesota’s “Big Three” from the 2014 recruiting class are participating in this year’s Nike EYBL.

In this article Late Night Hoops takes a look at the statistical performance of each of these players during the first session of the season. Games were played Friday through today in Los Angeles. The final session of the EYBL regular season (Session #4) will take place in Minnesota on the last weekend of May.

Howard Pulley began the weekend with a 73-62 victory over Athletes First, but finished with a 1-3 record. Their losses were to Boo Williams (71-63), Georgia Stars (69-65) & CP3( 70-66). Tyus Jones had 38 points in Pulley’s final game of the weekend against CP3.

Playground Elite went 3-1 and Rashad Vaughn poured in 31 in Sunday’s final game. PGE beat Texas Pro (67-63), Seattle Rotary (67-60) and ICP Elite (78-63). Their lone loss was to Southern Stampede (64-56).

EYBL Session #1: Selected stats for Tyus Jones, Reid Travis and Rashad Vaughn

Averages MPG PPG RPG APG TPG BPG SPG
Jones 31.3 20.0 3.0 8.0 3.5 0.3 2.5
Travis 27.8 16.0 9.3 0.8 2.5 1.3 0.5
Vaughn 26.3 24.3 7.0 3.3 2.5 0.0 1.0
Shooting eFG% 2FG% 3FG% FT%
Jones 59.4% 62.8% 30.0% 89.5%
Travis 43.3% 44.7% 20.0% 65.5%
Vaughn 58.2% 60.4% 36.0% 57.1%
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