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HISTORY — from college profile
2022 (sr): Named Honorable Mention All-Big 12 by the league’s coaches … played in and started 13 games at right tackle … part of an offensive line that helped RB Bijan Robinson rush for 183 yards and three touchdowns on 20 carries (9.2 ypc) against UTSA … the Longhorns combined to rush for 298 yards on 36 carries (8.3 ypc) versus the Roadrunners … helped block for Robinson’s 103-yard, two-touchdown performance at Texas Tech … helped Robinson rush for 101 yards and one touchdown and QB Hudson Card establish career highs with 303 passing yards and three passing touchdowns in a victory over West Virginia … opened holes for Robinson to rush for 130 yards and two touchdowns against Oklahoma in the AT&T Red River Showdown ... helped Robinson rush for 135 yards against Iowa State and 140 yards and one touchdown at Oklahoma State … blocked for Robinson’s 209-yard outing at Kansas State and 243-yard, four-touchdown performance at Kansas … also helped Jonathon Brooks rush for 108 yards on 11 carries and two touchdowns against the Jayhawks … marked the third time in UT history that Texas had a 200-yard and 100-yard rusher in the same game … the Longhorns totaled 427 rushing yards (7.5 ypc) and six rushing touchdowns at Kansas … UT followed that with five rushing scores in the regular season-finale against Baylor ... blocked for redshirt freshman Quinn Ewers in the Alamo Bowl against Washington, where Ewers passed for 369 yards and one touchdown while completing 31-of-47 passes.
2021 (jr): Played in and started all 12 games at left tackle ... helped Texas post back-to-back 58-plus-point games (58 vs. Rice, 70 vs. Texas Tech) … the 70 points against Texas Tech tied for the ninth-most points scored in a game in program history … anchored an offensive line that helped produce over 600 yards against Rice (620) and Texas Tech (639) … helped the Longhorns set the school’s single-game yards per carry record of 10.4 ypc (41 carries for 428 yards) against Rice … blocked for the seventh running back duo in UT history with a 1,000- and 500-yard rusher (Bijan Robinson – 1,127, Roschon Johnson – 569) … helped protect QB Casey Thompson, who had a Big 12-leading 24 touchdown passes ... part of unit that helped three Longhorns total nine 100-yard rushing games … part of an offensive line that helped Bijan Robinson eclipse 100 yards rushing in five-straight games … blocked for Bijan Robinson’s 20 carry, 103 yard outing in the season-opening victory over Louisiana … anchored an offensive line that helped Robinson (13 carries, 127 yards, 3 TDs) and Roschon Johnson (3 carries, 112 yards, 1 TD) both surpass 100 rushing yards against Rice, as well as an 80-yard rushing performance by Keilan Robinson (5 carries, 83 yards, 1 TD) … also against Rice, helped block for three running backs with 60-yard touchdown runs (Roschon Johnson - 72, Keilan Robinson - 65, Bijan Robinson - 62) … blocked for Bijan Robinson as he rushed for 137 yards on 18 carries against Texas Tech … anchored a unit that helped Bijan Robinson rush for career-high 216 yards with two TDs on 34 carries at TCU, the 21st-most rushing yards in UT history … blocked for Bijan Robinson’s 137 rushing yard performance against Oklahoma and 135-yard outing against Oklahoma State … helped Keilan Robinson rush for 111 yards on nine carries at West Virginia, the first 100-yard game of his career … blocked for Roschon Johnson’s career-best 179 rushing yards against Kansas State.
2020 (soph): Played in and started all 10 games ... started at right tackle in the first eight games of the season before moving to left tackle in the regular season finale, and then back to right tackle in the Alamo Bowl ... part of an offensive line that helped the Longhorns score 42.7 points per game – the second-best scoring average in school history ... blocked for an offense that averaged 6.66 yards per play, the fourth-best mark in school history and best in a season since 2005 ... helped Texas post two 60-point games (63 at Texas Tech, 69 at Kansas State) ... blocked for a UT backfield that averaged 5.3 yards per carry and scored 20 rushing touchdowns ... helped senior QB Sam Ehlinger record 2,943 yards of total offense and score 34 total touchdowns (26 pass/8 rush) ... part of unit that helped three Longhorns total five 100-yard rushing games ... opened holes for Ehlinger to rush for a career-high 112 yards and four touchdowns in the AT&T Red River Showdown versus Oklahoma ... blocked for Bijan Robinson’s first career 100-yard day (12 carries, 113 yards) in a win over West Virginia ... anchored an offensive line that helped Robinson (9 carries, 172 yards, 3 TDs) and Roschon Johnson (14 carries, 139 yards, 3 TDs) both surpass 100 rushing yards against Kansas State ... helped Robinson set the school’s single-game yards per carry record (19.1 ypc) against K-State ... marked the first time during the Big 12 era that two Longhorns each rushed for three touchdowns in the same game ... was also the first time that a Texas running back tandem each rushed for at least 125 yards in the same game since Shon Mitchell (150 yds) and Ricky Williams (143 yds) did so versus Texas Tech in 1996¬ ... part of an offensive line that helped Texas set school records for points (55), total offense (638) and yards per play (9.4) in a bowl game versus Colorado ... blocked for an offense that rushed for 303 yards and passed for 335 in the Valero Alamo Bowl ... marked the first time that Texas has recorded more than 300 passing yards and 300 rushing yards in a bowl game ... anchored a unit that helped Bijan Robinson rush for 183 yards on 10 carries.
2019 (fr): Played in 13 games … assisted primarily on special teams with Texas’ field goal unit.
2018 (fr): Did not see any game action during the 2018 season.
High school: Coached by Trent Faith at Cypress Woods High in Cypress, TX … an all-district and academic all-district honoree … was a team captain his senior season … two-way player on both the offensive and defensive lines in high school … played primarily offensive line as a senior … ranked No. 136 in the state of Texas by ESPN … ranked as the No. 44 OT and No. 76 player in the state of Texas by 247Sports … selected first-team All-District 17-6A as an offensive lineman in 2017 … named Academic All-District … ranked in the Houston Top 100 area recruits by the Houston Chronicle … part of an offense that rushed for 2,129 yards for an average of 236.6 yards per game and 4.6 yards per carry as a senior … the offense featured six different players who rushed for at least 200 yards … earned Academic All-District 17-6A honors in 2016 … recorded 17 tackles at defensive end as a junior, including a season high of five against Jersey Village … did not begin playing football until his junior year in high school … played soccer during his youth and in his first two years of high school.
Son of Noel Jones and Stacey Hall … sister is Leila Jones … was born in Houston…named to the Academic All-Big 12 Second Team in 2022 ... a six-time member of the Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll (spring 2020, fall 2020, spring 2021, fall 2021, spring 2022, fall 2022) ...earned Academic All-Big 12 First Team honors in 2021...volunteered to help victims during and after Hurricane Harvey in 2017.
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