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Matt Jones

  • 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.


  • Jan 13


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

  • Oct 12


    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


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

  • Aug 27


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

  • Aug 1


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

  • Jul 18


    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


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

  • Jul 18


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

  • Nov 24


    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


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

  • Sep 15


    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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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


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


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