Rich Jones (basketball)

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Rich Jones
Personal information
Born (1946-12-27) December 27, 1946 (age 69)
Memphis, Tennessee
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Career information
High school Lester (Memphis, Tennessee)
College Illinois (1965–1967)
Memphis (1968–1969)
NBA draft 1969 / Round: 5 / Pick: 58th overall
Selected by the Phoenix Suns
Playing career 1969–1977
Position Power forward / Center
Number 33
Career history
1969–1970 Pallacanestro Varese
19701973 Dallas / Texas Chaparrals (ABA)
19731975 San Antonio Spurs (ABA)
19751977 New York Nets (ABA / NBA)
Career highlights and awards
Career ABA and NBA statistics
Points 7,922 (15.6 ppg)
Rebounds 3,759 (7.4 rpg)
Assists 1,394 (2.7 apg)
Stats at

Richard Wesley "House" Jones (born December 27, 1946) is a retired American professional basketball player.

A 6'6" forward from the University of Memphis, Jones played parts of seven seasons (1970–1976) in the American Basketball Association as a member of the Dallas/Texas Chaparrals, the San Antonio Spurs, and the New York Nets. He won an ABA Championship with the Nets in 1976 and appeared in two ABA All-Star Games.

Jones also played one season for the Nets in the National Basketball Association after the ABA–NBA merger in 1976. In his professional career, he averaged 15.6 points per game and 7.4 rebounds per game.

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