Source: BC assistant Jones to head BU

Boston College assistant coach Joe Jones will be named the next head coach at Boston University, a source told ESPN.com senior college basketball writer Andy Katz.

Jones will replace Pat Chambers, who signed a five-year deal with Penn State in early June after leading BU to the America East title and an NCAA tournament berth last season.

Jones joined BC after seven seasons as the head coach at Columbia University. He Jones had an 86-108 overall record at Columbia and a 39-59 record in the Ivy League.

Boston College finished 2-13 overall and 9-7 in the ACC last season.