Derrick Jones
Derrick Jones

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Eupora, Miss.

High School:
Eupora

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 182

Position:
DB

Experience:
1L


08/18/2014

Preseason Report 08.18: Ole Miss Begins Preparation for Boise State

Rebels Practice Indoors Monday

08/01/2014

Media Day Press Conference

Oel Miss Players And Coaches Met With Reporters Friday

05/13/2014

Ole Miss Football Spring Review

Rebels Prepare For 2014 Season

04/05/2014

Ole Miss Closes Spring with Regions Bank Grove Bowl

Offense Wins the Day at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium

10/19/2013

Ole Miss vs. LSU Postgame Quotes

2013: Played in nine games with four starts at corner ... Tallied 27 tackles (20 solo) with a TFL and two pass breakups on the season ... Earned first letter ... at #1 Alabama (9/28/13): Made his college debut at cornerback and recorded four tackles (one solo) ... vs. #9 Texas A&M (10/12/13): Made his first career start and posted two solo stops ... vs. #6 LSU (10/19/13): Posted four stops (two solo) in start ... vs. Idaho (10/26/13): Made five solo stops with a TFL in start ... vs. Arkansas (11/9/13): Made two solo tackles ... vs. Troy (11/16/13): Tallied five tackles (four solo) ... vs. #8 Missouri (11/23/13): Had three solo stops and two PBUs in start ... at Mississippi State (11/28/13): Made two tackles ... Member of the 2013 signing class.

HIGH SCHOOL: Tabbed a 3-star prospect by all the major recruiting services ... Rated the 61st-best wide receiver in the country by Rivals.com and No. 89 by Scout.com ... Listed as the ninth-best recruit in Mississippi by Scout.com and ESPN.com ... Listed among the top 40 recruits in the state by The Clarion-Ledger ... Caught a 41-yard TD pass in the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star Game ... Named a first team All-State receiver by The Clarion-Ledger and the Mississippi Association of Coaches ... Caught 44 passes for 975 yards and 15 TDs to help Eupora reach the Class 2A state title game ... Also had 39 tackles and six interceptions on defense ... All-District in football and basketball ... Coached in high school by Junior Graham.

PERSONAL: Son of Jackie Jones and Dontrel Quinn ... Born: Dec. 4, 1994 ... Enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts.

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