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|Terrence Jones is the first projected lottery pick to admit the looming NBA lockout affected his decision to return to school.|
Jones' mother said perhaps the strongest influence that kept her son in school was the possibility of an NBA lockout. The NBA collective bargaining agreement expires June 30.
"At least you know school is a for-sure thing," Mashia-Jones said.