Danny Jones (2003)


  • Set the UW career scoring record (1,854 points) and free throw attempts (599) mark
  • Two-time (1988 and 1989) leading scorer and rebounder for the Badgers
  • An AP honorable mention All-American in 1989
  • Second-team All-Big Ten honors as a junior and senior
  • Wisconsin’s Most Valuable Player as a senior
  • Established the school record for points in a season (611) in 1989
  • Scored in double figures 91 times at UW, including 33 straight
  • Played professionally in the United States, Turkey, Mexico, Belgium, Philippines, Hong Kong, Portugal, Cyprus and Canada
  • Member of the La Crosse Catbirds’ CBA championship club in 1994, when topped the league in field goal percentage
  • Named the 1995 Nike Player of the Year while playing for Seapower in Hong Kong
  • Won back-to-back championships with Soles de Jalisco of Guadalajara (Mexico) in his final two pro seasons