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2013-2014 Men's Track Roster

Jamarious Jones

Class: SR
Position: Sprints
Height: 6-2
Weight: 174 pounds
Previous School: White Station HS
Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.

Placed fourth in the 800-meter at the TSU Invite with a time of 1:59.29 … Best time in the 800 came at the Vanderbilt Invitational Jan. 25 (1:58.90) … Opened the season with a ninth place finish at the Christmas Invitational Dec. 7 (2:00.29) … Ran the 1,000-meter at the Blazer Invite (2:39.95, 14th) … Ran as part of the 4x440-yard relay team that finished third at the Christmas Invite with a time of 3:24.44 Dec. 7.

Outdoor: Competed in the 800-meter, including a second-place finish at the Boston-Moon Relays April 12 with a season-best 1:57.75 … Added a 23rd-place finish at the Tennessee Challenge (1:59.15) … Notched two 26th-place finishes at the Yellow Jacket Invite (1:59.89) March 30 and at the War Eagle Invite (1:59.44) April 19.

Set a personal best in the 800-meters at the Rod McCravy Memorial, finishing 36th in 1:59.71 … Grabbed the No. 7 spot in the 800 at the MT Invitational with a time of 2:00.20 … Took 32nd at the SBC Championships in the mile run (4:41.34).< br>

Outdoor: Ran the 800-meter event three times, setting a personal best of 1:57.33 at the Vanderbilt Invitational, where he was 22nd.

Ran in six meets for the Blue Raiders in 2011 ... Kicked off the season by placing 92nd at the Belmont Opener, posting a 5k time of 18:47.09 ... Followed with an 18:03 at the 5k PowerAde Invitational while finishing 46th ... Best 5k time of the season came at the Front Runner Invitational where he ran a 17:53 to finish 23rd ... Notched a 62nd-place finish at the Sun Belt Championships while running an 8k 28:50.20 ... Recorded an 8k time of 27:11.20 at the Commodore Classic, finishing 68th ... Clocked a 28:15.97 at the Greater Louisville Classic, crossing the finish line of the 8k competition in 233rd-place.

Indoor: Posted a personal-best time of 1:59.96 in the 800 meters at the Sun Belt Championships ... Placed third at the MT Christmas Invitational in the 800 meters in 2:01.84 ... Notched a total of four top-20 finishes in the 800 meters.

Outdoor: Logged a personal-best 800-meter time of 1:59.80 at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... Crossed the finish line of the 800-meter event in 2:00.77 at the conference championships ... Placed 13th at the Coach "O" Invitational in the 800 meters while clocking a 2:01.89 ... Finished 15th in the 800 meters with a time of 2:00.27 at the Rhodes Open Meet ... Registered an outdoor personal-best time of 4:21.09 in the 1,500 meters at the Black and Gold Meet.

Finished 20th overall in the 800 meters in a time of 2:05.69 at the Sun Belt Indoor Championships ... Ran a season-best time of 2:03.05 in the 800 meters at the MT Valentine Invitational ... Placed 15th in the 800 meters in 2:04.92 at the Middle Tennessee Invitational.

Outdoor: Finished 18th in the 800 meters in a time of 2:02.83 at the Sun Belt Outdoor Championships ... Ran a season-best time of 2:01.84 in the 800 meters at the Memphis Invitational ... Came in 13th in the 1,500 meters in 4:25.39 at the Vanderbilt Invitational ... Took 16th in the 800 meters at the Yellow Jacket Invitational in 2:03.07.

High School/Previous College: Attended the University of Memphis before transferring to Middle Tennessee ... Letterwinner in track & field and cross country under Royce Meyer at White Station High School.

Personal: Jamarious M. Jones ... Born August 13, 1991 ... Son of Gidget and Eric Jones ... Plans to attend Physical Therapy School upon graduation ... Majoring in health and human performance.