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Jim Jones
5  Jim Jones

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Redlands, Calif.

High School:
Aquinas HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Position:
WR

Experience:
1L

2012 (SOPHOMORE): Participated in 12 games with four starts ... caught 11 passes for 84 yards ... was also 3-for-3 passing for 112 yards and a score ... went 2-for-2 for 78 yards, including a 42-yard touchdown to Jordan Leslie at Houston ... had a 34-yard pass at Southern Miss ... caught three passes for 41 yards, including a season-long 18-yard reception versus Tulane ... had a 10-yard run against UCF ... returned three punts for 29 yards on the season, including one for 11 yards versus SMU.

2011 (FRESHMAN): Did not play in any games.

2010: Redshirted.

PRIOR TO UTEP: Two-time Christian League MVP at Aquinas HS ... first team All-State by MaxPreps as a junior and second team All-State by CalHiSports as a senior ... two-time first team All-CIF selection ... All-League Defense pick as a sophomore ... registered 27 catches for 464 yards (17.2 avg.) with two touchdowns as a senior ... also logged 266 yards rushing on 43 carries (6.2 avg.) with four scores ... on defense, was credited with 43 tackles, four interceptions, four pass break-ups and a forced fumble ... averaged 12.6 yards on 10 punt returns and 30.3 yards on six kickoff returns ... also punted 17 times for 674 yards (39.7 avg.) ... junior totals were 64 receptions for 1,307 yards (20.4 avg.) and 15 TDs ... also accumulated 49 tackles, five picks, six break-ups and a fumble recovery while averaging 16.1 yards on punt returns and 41.3 yards on kickoff returns ... led Aquinas to a 10-2 record in 2008 and an 8-4 mark in 2009 ... member of a three-time league championship team ... three-year varsity letterwinner for coach Nick Matheny ... played wide receiver and cornerback all three seasons and saw action at quarterback his senior campaign ... multiple All-League honoree as a member of Aquinas' baseball team, playing center field and pitching.

PERSONAL: Parents are Bobbie and Christina Jones ... has two brothers ... uncle, Lloyd Jones, played at BYU and was drafted by the New York Jets ... born 12/17/91 (San Bernardino, Calif.) ... Criminal Justice major.

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