Jones Enjoys Junior Day

Jones Enjoys Junior Day


Jones Enjoys Junior Day


By Keith McGonigle.

Oliver Jones was on campus again for Clemson’s second junior day.  Jones was feeling under the weather but still made the hour and a half drive up to Clemson.

“It was a good time, I went to the basketball game and pretty much left after that, I had already been on a tour and everything of the facilities a bunch of times so I left after the game,” said Jones.  “I talked to all the coaches but talked mostly with Coach Swinney, (offensive line) Coach Caldwell, and (receivers) Coach Scott.  There were a lot of guys there but it was a good time.”

The standout offensive lineman said he is looking at most of the schools in the ACC and SEC.

“I wouldn’t say I have a favorite, I am looking at a bunch of schools in the southeast, because that is where the best ball is played,” said Jones.

The 6’6” 285 lbs. lineman has visited Clemson a bunch of times now, what makes it different than other schools?

“I think that it’s just more familiar to me right now.   I haven’t really been to that many places, so it’s just more familiar to me,” said Jones.

What his decision going to come down to?

“It will come down to where I feel like God wants me to be.  A place I can play early as possible even though that’s not necessarily a great thing sometimes.   A school I can get my degree, and enjoy my time there for the next 4-5 years of my life,” replied Jones.



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