Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 11/21/11
The suspension of Perry Jones III left a gaping hole in the Baylor lineup. Freshman forward Quincy Miller has filled in nicely. With Jones III set to return next week, Miller and the ninth-ranked Bears look to move to 4-0 for the fifth consecutive season when they face South Carolina State for the first time Tuesday night. The Big 12 freshman leader in scoring (13.9 points per game) and field-goal percentage (54.9) last season, Jones has two games remaining on a six-game NCAA suspension for receiving improper benefits before arriving at Baylor. The conference preseason player of the year will also miss Wednesday's home game against Texas-Arlington before possibly returning to the lineup Nov. 29 versus Prairie View A&M. The addition of Jones could create an even more dominant front line as Miller, senior Quincy Acy and Anthony Jones are averaging a combined 42.0 points and 17.7 rebounds. Miller is scoring a team-best 18.0 points per game, with 42 of his 54 points coming in t...
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