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Matt Jones

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  • Running Back
  • Seffner, FL (Armwood)
  • Ht: 6-2 | Wt: 226
  • 2012 - ...
  • Florida Gators

  • Year: Junior

As a Recruit: Jones was recruited from Armwood (Seffner, FL) class of 2012. He committed to Florida on 2/14/2011.

Timeline

  • Jan 13

    News

    1/13/2014: Matt Jones will miss spring practice after undergoing a second surgery to repair his meniscus.

  • Oct 12

    Injury

    10/12/2013: Matt Jones injured his meniscus and MCL against LSU and will require two season-ending surgeries to repair the injury.

  • Aug 31

    Game

    8/31/2013: Matt Jones missed the Toledo game as he continued to recover from a viral infection.

  • Aug 27

    News

    8/27/2013: Matt Jones returned to practice in pads following a viral infection.

  • Aug 1

    Injury

    8/1/2013: Matt Jones suffered a "serious viral infection" and will be out indefinitely.

  • Jul 18

    Acclds

    7/18/2013: Matt Jones was named to the 2013 Doak Walker Award watch list, an award presented annually to the nation’s best running back.

  • Jul 18

    Acclds

    7/18/2013: Matt Jones named to the Doak Walker Award watch list.

  • Jul 18

    Acclds

    7/18/2013: Matt Jones named third-team preseason All-SEC.

  • Nov 24

    Game

    11/24/2012: Florida RB Matt Jones rushed for a career-high 81 yards and 1 TD on eight carries in a 37-26 win over Florida State.

  • Oct 20

    Game

    10/20/2012: Florida RB Matt Jones rushed for his first career touchdown against South Carolina.

  • Sep 15

    Game

    9/15/2012: True freshman running back Matt Jones earned the first start of his career against Tennessee. He finished with 5 carries for 9 yards.

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Stats

Year RuAtt RuYd RuTD Rec RecYd RecTD
2013 79 339 2 5 25 0
2012 52 275 3 3 10 0
Total 131 614 5 8 35 0

Bio

Selected to the 2011 Super Southeast 120 by the Mobile (Ala.) Register.

Legend:

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  • Walk-On
  • Grey Shirt
  • Red Shirt
  • Medical Redshirt
  • P Primary
  • S Secondary
  • K Keeper
  • P Primary (Inactive)
  • S Secondary (Inactive)
  • K Keeper (Inactive)