Jones scored 23 points against Notre Dame, taking over the game at many points.
Notre Dame is the only Indiana team left standing in the tournament.
Indy decided to give him a chance after he performed well at the NFL’s veterans scouting combine in Arizona.
Indiana’s sinking playoff hopes took another big hit despite 23 points from C.J. Watson.
They had a photo shoot and answered questions about the upcoming season.
The Pacers say their two-time All-Star will not make his season debut Monday night against Houston
Two-time defending Fontana champion Kyle Busch missed the race with a broken leg and foot.
Park Tudor def. Linton-Stockton 59-43
Guerin Catholic def. Vincennes Lincoln 64-42
Evansville Reitz def. Richmond 92-75
A win for the Pacers would have put them in sole possession of eighth place in the Eastern Conference.
The Irish will play the winner of Wichita State/Kansas next week in Cleveland, Ohio.
Maryland will try to reach the round of 16 for the first time since 2003 against West Virginia.
George Hill scored 24 and Roy Hibbert 20 for the Pacers, who dropped their fourth straight and damaged their playoff hopes.