Hometown: Oakland, CA
Previous School: College of the Redwoods
College: Jones is entering his first season playing for the Red Hawks. He is a transfer from College of the Redwoods. During his freshman year at College of the Redwoods, he earned First Team All-Defense honors. During his sophomore year, he earned First Team All-League and team MVP honors and was in the Top 100 in the state. His academic accomplishments include making the Dean's List.
High School: Jones played three years of varsity basketball at John F. Kennedy High School in Richmond, Calif. He also competed in track and field. He earned MVP honors his senior year and also earned Defensive Player of the Year honors. He played club basketball for the East Bay H.O.Y.A.S.
Personal: Shaquille is the son of Walter and Renona Jones. He like to hang out with friends, play video games, lift weights, just be himself, and be funny. His career goal is to play basketball overseas.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I came to Simpson to serve my Lord and savior in the best way I can and to also play basketball."