Ricky Jones
Ricky  Jones

RS Senior

Sweeny, Texas

High School:
Sweeny HS

Last College:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 247

Tight End



@LATechFB Hosts Annual Pro Day Tuesday

Program to host event at Joe Aillet Stadium beginning at 9 a.m.


Every Game but Football: Bulldogs Kick-It at Arcade Welcome Party

Team relaxes Wednesday evening at welcome party event


@LATechFB Honors Team at Annual Banquet

Team honored, 26-member senior class recognized


Bulldogs Become #BowlDogs in Dominant 42-17 Win at Rice

Tech becomes bowl eligible, continues to control destiny in C-USA West race


Jonathan Barnes Kicks Game-Winner at UTSA, 34-31

LA Tech defeated the Roadrunners thanks to a 32-yard field goal by Barnes with 10 seconds left in the game


2016 Pro Day

Photos from Louisiana Tech's 2016 Pro Day


Louisiana Tech at Mississippi State

Louisiana Tech Football at Mississippi State

2015: Played in all 13 games with 62 all-purpose yards from rushing, receiving and kickoff returning ... Returned a squib kick for 11 yards late in the game against WKU (9/10) ... Scored first career touchdown on a 3-yard rush against UTSA (10/10) ... Caught two passes for 25 yards against Mississippi State (10/17) ... Rushed the ball twice for five yards against Rice (10/30).

Finished the year with 24 yards receiving on two catches in 14 games played ... Caught one pass for 15 yards against Northwestern State (9/20) ... Caught one pass for nine yards against Rice (11/29) ... Rushed for one yard on one carry at Marshall in the C-USA Championship Game (12/6).

2013: Did not play ... Member of the scout squad.

2012: Transferred to Louisiana Tech ... Not eligible to compete due to NCAA transfer rules.

2011 (McMurry): Redshirted 2011 season, did not play.

High School: Graduated from Sweeny High School in 2011 ... Lettered in football all four years ... Named all-district on both sides of the ball ... Registered 75 tackles and one interception on defense while running for 955 yards and 13 touchdowns on offense.

Personal: Ricky George Jones, Jr. ... Son of Ricky, Sr. and Jana Jones ... Born on Feb. 6, 1993 in Galveston, Texas ... Is the youngest of four children ... Competes in an intercollegiate sport despite being diabetic.


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