Colin Jones
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Colin Jones

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bridgeport, Texas

High School:
Bridgeport High School

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 208

Position:
S

Experience:
3L


2010: A second-team All-Mountain West Conference selection ... started 12 of the 13 games he played ... second on the team with a career-best 80 tackles and 11 ½ for loss ... set a career-high with 10 tackles in his final game, the 21-19 Rose Bowl win over Wisconsin ... had a sack for a 7-yard loss against the Badgers while adding two pass breakups ... totaled three sacks on the season ... recorded nine stops against UNLV while also returning an interception 30 yards for a touchdown ... totaled eight solo tackles versus San Diego State, highlighted by a pair of sacks ... tallied 3 ½ tackles for loss as part of seven stops at Colorado State ... totaled seven tackles in three straight games (Baylor, SMU, Colorado State) ... closed the regular season with his first career fumble recovery and four stops at New Mexico.

2009: Limited to seven games, including five starts, due to injury ... missed the season opener at Virginia and the final five contests ... recorded an interception in the SMU game ... had a career-high nine tackles to go with a quarterback hurry in the 38-7 win at BYU ... totaled seven stops, including one for loss, the week before against Colorado State ... also had a TFL at Air Force ... posted three tackles and a pass breakup in wins over Clemson and New Mexico.

2008: Made a major contribution on special teams in addition to providing depth at safety ... had a 6-yard sack as part of two tackles in the season-opening 26-3 win at New Mexico ... added a pass breakup against the Lobos ... totaled a career-best four stops in the 44-14 victory at UNLV ... recorded two solo tackles in the 48-7 win over SMU.

2007: Contributed on special teams while adding depth at safety ... blocked a punt against SMU which led to Bart Johnson scooping up the ball and returning it for a touchdown in the Frogs' 21-7 victory ... added a solo tackle against the Mustangs ... totaled a season-best three stops in the 24-12 win over Colorado State ... posted two solo tackles in the 20-13 Texas Bowl win over Houston ... also recorded tackles in road victories at Stanford and San Diego State ... played in 12 games.

2006: Redshirted as a true freshman.

High School: First-team all-state as a senior ... was also district and county Most Valuable Player ... totaled 1,800 yards rushing and 1,100 receiving his senior year ... accounted for 37 touchdowns ... Team Offensive MVP as a junior and senior ... honorable mention All-State his junior year ... chose TCU over Baylor, Purdue, and SMU.

Personal: Parents are Kevin and Sherri Jones ... working towards a degree in communications with a minor in English.


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