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Nick Jones
82  Nick Jones

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Buffalo, N.Y.

Last College:
Erie Community College

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 260

Position:
TE

Experience:
TR

PRIOR TO UTEP: Played in seven games at Erie Community College in 2013 ... caught 17 passes for 214 yards (12.6 avg.) and two touchdowns ... had best game during a 35-7 victory over Onondage Ogres with three catches for 46 yards and two scores ... set season high in yards (49) and longest reception (33 yards) against Hudson Valley Community College ... ranked 19th on 247 Sports Top Junior College Tight Ends List ... had season-high four catches at Milford Academy ... hauled in seven catches for 87 yards and a touchdown during 2012 campaign ... earned the 2013 Top WNY Junior College Football Scholar Athlete award for excellence in college football and academics ... served in the Marines from July 2007 to April 2012, including four tours of duty ... earned 12 ribbons, including the combat action ribbon, the humanitarian ribbon, and the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement medal ... all-around athlete who also played basketball and lacrosse at West Seneca West High School

PERSONAL: Son of Jeannie Jones.

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