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Chris Jones Athlete Profile

#46 Chris Jones

Chris Jones
Position: Linebacker Height: 5-11 Weight: 216 Roster Years: 1998-1999 Hometown: St. Mary's, GA Last School: Georgia Souther


Born in Jacksonville, Fla., ... Parents are Artie and Carolyn ... Married to the former Robyn Layton ... Majoring in manufacturing engineering ... Served an LDS mission to Oregon ... Recruited by Clemson and Citadel.

Before BYU

Was a four-year letterman on the football team ... Led his team in tackles in his junior and senior years ... Named team defensive captain ... Also lettered once in basketball and three times in track, as a sprinter.

Other College

Started two years at the University of West Georgia in Carrollton, Ga., ... Named conference rookie of the year.

1998 | Sophomore Year

Sat out the season to transfer to BYU

1999 | Junior Year

Participated in spring drills.