Oxford native and former Yellow Jacket football and basketball star will take his gridiron talents to the SEC. On Wednesday, Jones signed a football scholarship to play at South Carolina. The 6-6 290lb defensive end was a star at Butler Community College (Kansas) for two seasons and left as the nation's No. 7 strong-side defensive end (24/7 Sports). Jones gives USC 27 commitments for the 2015 class including the carryovers from the 2014 class. He gives the Gamecocks two interior defensive linemen in the class.
In the featured video, you'll hear why Jones picked the Gamecocks over offers from Alabama, Oregon and Maryland.