Lennon met with the media in advance of SIU's season opener on Thursday, Aug. 28, vs Taylor in Saluki Stadium
Photo Gallery at Western Illinois, Oct. 3, 2015
Played in three games...Missed the rest of the season with an injury...Obtained a medical redshirt...Caught five passes for 14 yards...Also rushed three times for seven yards and had a 25-yard kickoff return...Caught three passes against Taylor and two passes at Purdue...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....Majoring in sport administration.
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.