14 Keandre Jones

Keandre Jones Ohio State
Nationality
usa United States
Position
ST, OLB
Height
6'2"
Weight
218
Hometown
Olney, MD
High School
Good Counsel
Past Teams
Ohio State
Seasons
2016, 2017, 2018

Post-OSU Update: Keandre Jones transferred to Maryland for the 2019 season. In his lone season with the Terps, Jones recorded 73 tackles, 14.5 tackles-for-loss, seven sacks, and three forced fumbles. He went undrafted in 2020, but played three years in the NFL for Cincinnati. (updated: Jan. 2024)

Jersey #: 14 (2018), 16 (2017), 14 (2016)

Weight: 228 (2018), 225 (2017), 218 (2016)

2018 Media Guide: True junior Keandre Jones is in the mix for considerable playing time in 2018 after a sophomore season last year in which he played in all 14 games for the Big Ten champion Buckeyes … a one-year Varsity O letterwinner, Jones was in on 87 defensive snaps lasts season as the back-up to third-round NFL Draft pick Jerome Baker (Miami) … Jones played a total of 269 snaps for the season,
including special teams … he totaled 15 tackles and had one pass break-up … had a personal best four solo tackles in the win over Illinois.

2017 Media Guide: Keandre Jones is a true sophomore who played in five games during the 2016 season as a true freshman … his most extensive action came against his home state school, Maryland,
when he was in for 25 total plays … four total tackles on the year included two vs. Bowling Green and two vs. Maryland.

High School: Two-time all-Maryland and Washington Post all-metro team member Keandre Jones was a 5-star prospect according to Rivals with ESPN, Scout and 247Sports all rating him a 4-star prospect … he was a Top 10 outside linebacker recruit nationally with ESPN ranking him No. 3, Rivals No. 6 and 247Sports No. 8 … he was also considered among the Top 30 players in the nation overall by both ESPN (No. 28 overall on the ESPN 300) and Rivals (No. 30 on the Rivals 100) … a member of the Prepstar Dream Team … Jones helped coach Bob Milloy and his Good Counsel team to a 7-4 season in 2015 by recording 119 tackles, four quarterback sacks and two interceptions – both returned for touchdowns – and repeated as a consensus all-state pick … totaled 77 tackles as a junior with nine sacks for a 10-2 team that was runner-up in the Washington Catholic Athletic Conference … named to the USA Today all-Maryland football team and an Under Armour All-American after senior season.

Personal: Is the son of Lauren Middleton.

Defense

SeasonTeamGGSTklSoloAsstTFLTFL YdsSacksSack YdsFFFRIntInt YdsPBUBlkDef TDPRPR YdsPR TD
2016Ohio State6041300000000000000
2017Ohio State140151140.51000000100000
2018Ohio State14010731.011.0100000101220
Total-3402919101.521100001101220