Jones earned the honor after recording a team-leading 18 points in SIUE's 59-54 victory Monday against NJIT. Jones shot 6 of 11 from the field and set a career best with six steals. She was one rebound shy of a double-double, finishing with 18 points and nine rebounds.
For the week, Jones shot 56 percent from the field, hit 10 of 13 free throws, scored 28 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and led the Cougars with seven steals. Jones previously was named OVC Freshman of the Week Dec. 30th.
UT Martin's Heather Butler was named the OVC Player of the Week while Belmont's Taylor Mills was selected as the Newcomer of the Week.
SIUE returns to OVC play Saturday with a 4 p.m. game against UT Martin.