Lloyd Jones Athlete Profile

#87 Lloyd Jones

Lloyd Jones
Position: Wide Receiver Height: 6-4 Weight: 187 Roster Years: 1976-1980 Hometown: Pomona, CA



All-America

  • 1979 AP Honorable Mention
  • 1980 AP Honorable Mention

Personal

Parents are Lloyd and Julie...married to Bonnye Savage.

Before BYU

A track and football star at Canesha High...won four letters in both sports in addition to three letters in basketball...a scholar athlete...made all-prep, all-league and all-valley as a gridder...as a 120-yard high hurdler, he was champion for the league, CIF masters and the State of California...also ran 330-yard lows...received Russell Stickler award.



1976 | Freshman Year

Outstanding as a freshman.

1977 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted and ran track for BYU.

1978 | Sophomore Year

The WAC indoor 60-yard hurdles champion...had lengthy receptions in four varsity games.

1979 | Junior Year

Injured during spring ball...best outdoor time in the 110-meter hurdles was 14.08...one of the fastest players on the squad...All-WAC, AP honorable mention All-American and All-Rockies...three times named player of the game among receivers...had two key receptions against Utah State...four times surpassed the 100-yard mark in passing yards...against Weber State he was four for 118 yards...against Utah State he was seven for 153 yards...against New Mexico he was eight for 153 yards and one TD...against Utah he was six for 134 yards...he had one reception against Colorado State - a 72-yard TD catch...netted 735 yards in receptions to lead the team...season totals: 33 catches for 735 yards and two TDs.