The 20 Most-Hated Duke Players of All Time

17. Dahntay Jones

Years Played: 2001-03
NCAA Accomplishments: Averaged 14.5 points, 4.8 rebounds, and 1.0 assists with Duke after spending his first two seasons at Rutgers
NBA Career: Averaging 5.7 points, 1.8 rebounds, and 0.9 assists through 10 seasons in the league

Had Jones spent all four years at Duke, he would probably be much, much higher on this list. But, despite his relatively brief stay in Durham, N.C., he still managed to pick up his fair share of haters by doing a lot of things that irked fans of ACC teams. He once broke Wake Forest guard Justin Gray's jaw by setting a hard screen. He also collided with North Carolina guard Raymond Felton so hard while going up for a rebound during a game that he split his lip open and forced Felton to get stitches. And, most infamously, he dunked on a Virginia defender and then proceeded to do pushups right in front of a TV camera to rub salt in the wound.

So, yeah. Maybe it's a good thing that he only got the chance to play for two years at Duke. Something tells us we would hate him way more right now if we would have had to put up with two more years of him.

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