Kenan

Jones

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#21

Safety
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 210lbs.
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Berwick, La.
High School: Berwick HS
Major: Sport Administration
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

Another two-sport standout for the Tigers, joining Kary Vincent Jr. ... Made his mark as a long jumper on the LSU track and field team in the spring, finishing seventh at the SEC Indoor Championships in the long jump ... Shifted to the defensive side of the ball this year after originally signing with the Tigers as a wide receiver ... Has all the tools necessary, including tremendous size and speed, to become a dominant player in the secondary at the collegiate level ... Played in all 13 games as a true freshman in 2018.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2018)
Played in 13 games with no starts ... Most of his action came on special teams ... Recorded one tackle in win over Arkansas.

ON THE TRACK (AT LSU)
(2019) Scored two points for LSU at the SEC Indoor Championships with a long jump of 25’ 0.75” (7.64 meters) to place seventh ... Qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the long jump with a career-best leap of 25’ 2.75” (7.69 meters) at the NCAA East Preliminaries ... Placed second in the long jump at the Bayou Bengal meet indoors with a bound of 24’ 1” (7.34 meters).

HIGH SCHOOL
Explosive wide receiver considered one of the top players in Louisiana ... Four stars from ESPN and listed as the No. 11 overall prospect in Louisiana by 247Sports ... Tallied 48 receptions for 934 yards and 10 TDs as a junior at Berwick High School ... Won three state titles at the 2018 LHSAA State Indoor Track Meet on February 17 in Baton Rouge ... Claimed the 2018 LHSAA Division II indoor state titles in the long jump (22’4”), the high jump (6’5”) and the triple jump (46’3”) ... Also part of a 4 x 200 relay team that finished third place in the state meet ... Two-time indoor state champion in the high jump ... Won the 2017 LHSAA state outdoor titles in the long jump (23’7”) and triple jump (46’00”) and a second place showing in the high jump (6’6”) ... Invited to participate in the Offense/Defense All-American Game.

Kenan Jones’ Career Highs
Tackles: 1 vs. Arkansas, 2018

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Kenan Jones - 2018 LSU Football Signee