V Week Chat: Tyler Jones
Welcome to SportsNation! On Tuesday, Tyler Jones, head coach of the Concordia men's basketball team, stops by to talk hoops and celebrate Jimmy V Week here at ESPN. Last year, Jones was featured on ESPN's OTL as he battled prostate cancer, while his team supoorted him as he finished his nine-week treatment.
In the 19 years since The V Foundation for Cancer Research was founded by ESPN and Jim Valvano, the foundation has raised more than $100 million. For more information, or to donate to the V Foundation, call 1-800-4-JimmyV or go here. Tuesday's other V Week chats: 1:30 ET: Bob Lloyd | 2:30 ET: Nick Valvano
Jones is in his fifth season as coach of Concordia. He cited St. John's coach Steve Lavin as his inspiration for getting checked and treated for prostate cancer last year, leading to an exhibition between the two schools during the preseason this year.
Send your questions now and join Jones Tuesday at 2 p.m. ET!