2020 (Fr.): Played in four of Kansas’ final five games of the season, earning a starting nod in the TCU contest. at Kansas State: Made his Jayhawk debut at K-State in the Dillons Sunflower Showdown … Iowa State: Saw playing time against the Cyclones, including at the center position … at Oklahoma: Played in his third-straight game of the season in Norman … TCU: One of six true freshmen to start on offense for the Jayhawks against the Horned Frogs, with him manning the center position … He has now seen playing time in four of KU’s eight games this season.
High School: Earned a three-star rating by Rivals, ESPN and 247 Sports … Played for head coach Bill Bergan at Berrien Springs HS … Helped lead the Shamrocks to four-straight conference titles and one District 5 victory … Took home all-state honors as both a junior and a senior … Picked up all-conference honors three-consecutive seasons … Named Berrien-Cass St. Joseph Conference Offensive MVP as a senior … Also lettered in basketball and track & field … Helped lead BSHS to a state runner-up finish, three conference titles and three district titles in track & field … Earned all-state honors in the shot put … Took home all-conference honors in the shot put as a freshman, sophomore and junior … Also earned all-conference honors in the discus … Tabbed Academic All-State in track & field …. A four-year member of the Honor Roll.
Personal: Full name is Garrett Jones, but prefers to go by the nickname of “Bubby” … Son of Mitzi and Tim Jones … Has two siblings; a sister, Ashlee, and a brother, Jake … Plans to major in kinesiology with intentions of becoming a physical therapist … Uncle, Scott Jones, played football at Hope College.