Report: Tyren Jones will not enroll at South Carolina

Initially expected to impact South Carolina's depth chart this upcoming season, it doesn't appear as if Tyren Jones will be given that opportunity. Via a report from 247Sports, the Hutchinson Community College (and former Alabama) athlete will not sign with the Gamecocks on Wednesday. Academic issues appear to be the culprit in this scenario. While all is not lost for South Carolina...
Via FOX Sports
February 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: 4-Star JuCo Running Back Tyren Jones Won’t Sign With South Carolina Due To Academic Issues

One of the top players in South Carolina’s 2016 recruiting class will not make it to Columbia, according to a report. Tyren Jones, a former Alabama running back that spent his 2015 season at Hutchinson Community College, will not sign with the Gamecocks due to academic issues, per 247Sports. According to sources, South Carolina will not sign three-star running back Tyren Jones...
Via College Spun
February 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Former Tide RB Tyren Jones commits to South Carolina

Former Alabama running back Tyren Jones has committed to South Carolina, according to 247 Sports. Jones, a former four-star recruit from the Atlanta area, was dismissed from Alabama early last year after being arrested for marijuana possession and spent the 2015 season at Hutchinson Community College in Kansas. On top of South Carolina, he had offers from Louisville and Auburn. And...
Via Campus Sports Net
January 24, 2016  |  Discuss

South Carolina Lands Commitment From Former Alabama RB Tyren Jones

Tyren Jones, a former Alabama running back, has committed to South Carolina.  Jones, who starred this past season at Hutchison C.C., was dismissed from the Crimson Tide program in early 2015.  He totaled 658 yards and five touchdowns this past season. The news was first reported by 247 Sports.  Breaking: Former #Alabama running back Tyren Jones has committed to #SouthCarolina...
Via College Spun
January 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Ex-Bama RB Tyren Jones to start over at JUCO

Tyren Jones was dismissed from the Alabama football team in March after what was a troubled history during his time with the team. He served a one-game suspension in October and was then suspended in the middle of February for conduct that was described as “not to the standard of Alabama football.” The final straw was Jones getting arrested and charged with second-degree marijuana...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Cornerback Cyrus Jones has domestic violence charges dropped

Alabama’s offseason has not been the brightest in college football, but finally there is positive news regarding off the field incidents. Crimson Tide cornerback Cyrus Jones had domestic violence charges dropped Friday, just two days after being arrested. Jones apparently damaged a woman’s cell phone and threatened her with assault in front of a number of witnesses. The 5’10”...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama RB dismissed from team after marijuana arrest

By Vincent Frank University of Alabama running back Tyren Jones was dismissed from the team on Tuesday after being arrested for possession of marijuana. Jones, Alabama’s fourth-leading rusher from a season ago, was apparently stopped by police for speeding, at which point he was arrested on second-degree marijuana charges. This represents the third arrest of an Alabama football...
Via Sportsnaut
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama RB in drug arrest

Alabama running back Tyren Jones was arrested in Tuscaloosa on Monday, continuing a horrible streak of arrests for the Crimson Tide. Jones was arrested for possession of marijuana after his car was stopped for speeding just before midday on Monday. The officer found the marijuana - as well as digital scales belonged to the man in the car with Jones, Brandon Lee Hansberry. Jones...
Via SEC Football Blog
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Suspended Alabama RB Tyren Jones Arrested On Marijuana Charge

Alabama running back Tyren Jones, who has been suspended indefinitely from the program since February, was arrested today. The rising redshirt sophomore running back was charged with marijuana possession.  This is the third arrest for the Crimson Tide football program since Saturday.  Alabama RB Tyren Jones arrested on marijuana charge. Was suspended from team last month. Third...
Via College Spun
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Alabama Running Back Tyren Jones Suspended Indefinitely

This offseason has not been great for Alabama’s running back depth. Altee Tenpenny left the program back on January 18, and now redshirt freshman back Tyren Jones has been suspended indefinitely.  From Nick Saban: “Tyren Jones has been suspended indefinitely for conduct not to the standard of the Alabama football program.” — Rick Karle (@RickKarle) February 10, 2015 Jones...
Via College Spun
February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

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