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Grant Jones

Class: Junior
Position: OL
Height: 6-5
Weight: 310

Previous School: Liberty Christian Academy

Hometown: Madison Heights, Va.

2013 (R-So.):
• Participated in nine contests
• Got his first collegiate start against Brevard at center
• Helped Liberty set a program record with 36 rushing touchdowns
• Liberty ranked second in the Big South in rushing yards per game (184.1)
• Liberty led the Big South and ranked No. 6 in the country in passing efficiency (155.64)
• Liberty also finished the year No. 16 in in the country in scoring offense (37.3 points per game), No. 11 in third-down conversion percentage (35.2), No. 13 in red zone offense (87.3 percent) and No. 21 in time of possession (32:06)

2012 (So.):
• Redshirted during the season
• Did not participate with the team during 2013 spring practice

2011 (Fr.):
• Appeared in eight games as a reserve on the offensive line
• Helped the Flames finish the year ranked No. 8 in the country in scoring offense (35.91 points per game), No. 19 in passing offense (270.27) and 20th total offense (426.25)
• Liberty was also ranked No. 19 in first down offense (21.45 per game) and No. 23 in tackles for a loss allowed (5.00 per game)

• Graduate of Liberty Christian Academy
• Ranked No. 33 by the Roanoke Times Top 100 high school recruits in Virginia
• First team all-state and all-conference honoree as a senior
• Played in the National Underclassmen Combine All-America game
• Second team all-state and first team all-conference as a junior

• Son of Roy and Melinda Jones
• Second generation student-athlete at Liberty
• Father, Roy, was a two-sport student-athlete in football (1977-79) and wrestling (1978)
• Birthday is June 18
• International business major