Lennon met with the media in advance of SIU's season opener on Thursday, Aug. 28, vs Taylor in Saluki Stadium
Played in three gamesâ?¦Missed the rest of the season with an injuryâ?¦Obtained a medical redshirtâ?¦Caught five passes for 14 yardsâ?¦Also rushed three times for seven yards and had a 25-yard kickoff returnâ?¦Caught three passes against Taylor and two passes at Purdueâ?¦Rushed twice vs. Taylor and once vs. Purdue.
Personal: Full given name is Jimmy D. Jones III...Son of Tiffany Evans and Jimmy D. Jones, Jr....Born Aug. 26, 1996, in Wood River, Ill....Undecided on a major.
Selected 2013 Suburban North All-Conference first team...Suburban North Conference Special Teams Player of the Year in 2013...Was a multi-dimensional player at wide receiver, free safety and kick returner... As a senior in 2013, he recorded 601 receiving yards for eight touchdowns, ran for 422 yards and eight touchdowns, and also returned six kicks for scores that same season...Also recorded 65 tackles, four interceptions and one fumble recovery...Was also an All-Conference selection as a sophomore and junior...Named the STLhighschoolsports.com North County Male Athlete of the Year for the 2012-13 school year...Also a standout on the basketball team, averaging 14.8 points, 4.0 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 2.8 steals per game...Also a member of the track team.
|Saturday, Sept 5|
|Football||Bloomington, Ind.||3:00 PM|
|Saturday, Sept 12|
|Football||Cape Girardeau, Mo.||6:00 PM|
|Saturday, Sept 26|
|Football||Carbondale, Ill.||6:00 PM|
|Saturday, Oct 3|
|Football||Macomb, Ill.||3:00 PM|