Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 10/29/14
Lazeric Jones put himself through two-a-days during the summer. Every morning he rose at 5:55am and headed to the gym. He was there to shoot, usually accompanied by a teammate. Often times it was Reeves Nelson. Jones would shoot. He would shoot away his frustration from last season -- his first in Division I. He would shoot for the breakout he expects to have this season for the Bruins. A lot is expected from Jones in his senior season. The strength of the Bruins is in the frontcourt with the return of Nelson, Anthony Stover and Joshua Smith. That combined with the addition of the Wear twins, makes a lot of talent and length up front. However, the pressure will be on the backcourt to produce so that opponents don't pay all of their attention to the much-talked-about frontcourt. That starts with the point guard, Jones. He is the only Bruin to start all 34 games for UCLA last season. The last 21 of those, however, were a struggle as he battled finger and wrist injuries. ...
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