100 Days to Football Time in Oklahoma: #87 Spencer Jones

The Path to Norman

A Nashville, Tennessee product, Jones stopped at Liberty University on his way to Oklahoma. After playing quarterback in high school, Jones took over a receiver role in college. Following a short time there, Jones joined the Oklahoma program after his 2017 season with Liberty.

Career So Far

Jones took a redshirt season in 2018 and did not play in 2019. In 2020, Jones took over holder responsibilities. He was rewarded by winning the Mortell Holder of the Year Award, OUโ€™s second win in four seasons.

There was also someโ€ฆ offseason drama this spring, but Jones will be back for 2021.

Current Profile

Position: Holder

Height: 6โ€™1โ€

Weight: 210

Year: Redshirt Senior

This Season

Jones will continue his role as the holder for the Sooners in 2021. With a good season, he could become the first player to win the HOTY award more than once.