BIO: James Jones

James Jones, 5-11, 170, Defensive Back, Houston, Texas, Kilgore Junior College

Jones was a NJCAA All-American honorable mention last season....He was a first-team All-Southwest Junior College football conference selection in 2012 after finishing with 69 tackles, 5.5 tackles for a loss and three interceptions....In the Brazos Valley Bowl, Jones had a 75-yard punt return for a touchdown and had two punt returns for a touchdown during the year....In his first season at Kilgore, Jones had 71 tackles, three tackles for a loss, one sack, one interception, one fumble recovery and one forced fumble. In high school, Jones was a standout quarterback for Aldine Eisenhower, was the District 18-5A Most Valuable Player and named the Northwest Houston Player of the Year as a senior....He was a two-time first-team all-district player....He rushed for 1,295 yards and 23 touchdowns as a senior and had 786 yards and 10 touchdowns as a junior.



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