Ht./Wt.: 6-1, 230.
Born: Nov. 15, 1971.
Hometown: Rock Hill, S.C.
Key stats: Jones had 20 tackles in Clemson's 19-13 loss to Duke Saturday, the most tackles for the Tigers in a game since 1985. Jones had 10 first hits and 10 assists. It was the most tackles for a Tiger in a road game since 1983. Has 69 tackles in six games, an average of 11.5. Ranks ninth at Clemson in career tackles with 289.
Personal: Runs a 4.66 in the 40-yard dash. Had the best bench press among non-linemen with a 410-pound lift, tied for sixth overall. Industrial education major.
_ BOB HARIG