Sep 10, 2011; Knoxville, TN, USA; Tennessee Volunteers mascot Smokey during the first half of the game against the Cincinnati Bearcats at Neyland Stadium. Tennessee defeated Cincinnati 45 to 23. Mandatory Credit: Randy Sartin-USA TODAY Sports

Illinois Football Recruiting: Tennessee Offers Jamarco Jones


2014 offensive tackle Jamarco Jones received an offer from the Tennessee Volunteers on January 28th. This now brings his total number of offers to seventeen.

The other teams to have offered at him include: Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Michigan State, Mississippi State, Nebraska, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Ole Miss, Purdue, Toledo, Vanderbilt, and Wisconsin.

It is projected that Jones is heavily interested in the Florida Gators, the Michigan Wolverines, the Michigan State Spartans, the Northwestern Wildcats, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, the Ohio State Buckeyes, the Vanderbilt Commodores, and the Wisconsin Badgers.

Jones is a 6’6″, 290 pound from Chicago, Illinois.

He played this past season at De La Salle Institute.

De La Salle Institute finished with a record of 4-5 overall and 4th in the Chicago Catholic – White. They did not make the Illinois State Playoffs.

The four-star recruit is currently ranked 2nd in the state of Illinois, 4th among offensive tackles, and 47th nationally among 2014 high school recruits by 247Sports.

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