2018 (Redshirt Freshman): Saw action in eight of the team’s games on the year, seeing his most extensive action at Samford (Oct. 6) … Finished the season with 403 passing yards on 33-of-59 passing with two interceptions and four touchdowns … Rushed 25 times for a combined 109 yards and one score … Completed at least two passes in five of his eight appearances … Recorded his first official carries in his collegiate debut at home against Newberry (Sept. 1) … Led his first collegiate scoring drive at Gardner-Webb (Sept. 14), tossing his first touchdown pass on a 15-yard strike to TE Owen Cosenke early in the second quarter … Scored his first career rushing TD on a 26-yard romp at Samford (Oct. 6) … Named to the 2018 Fall Academic All-Southern Conference team and to the 2018-19 Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll. … Named the 2019 A-CAT-EMY Award Scholar Athlete of the Year … Saw extensive action with the first team during WCU’s annual Spring Drills to continue to gain experience.
2017 (Freshman): Did not see game action, taking a redshirt ... Named to the 2017-18 Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll ... Rushed for two touchdowns while tossing a third to pace the Catamount offense in WCU's annual Spring Game ... Tallied scoring rushes of 24 and two yards.
Prior to Western Carolina: Was a three-year starter at quarterback at Page HS, taking over as a sophomore after an injury to the season starter ... As a
Personal: Full name is Will Carlyle Jones ... Is the son of Bill and Kari Jones.
Rushes: 8, at Samford (10/6/18)
Rushing Yards: 46, at Samford (10/6/18)
Rushing TDs: 1, at Samford (10/6/18)
Long Rush: 26 yards, at Samford (10/6/18)
Pass Completions: 22, at Samford (10/6/18)
Pass Attempts: 41, at Samford (10/6/18)
Passing Yards: 235, at Samford (10/6/18)
Passing TDs: 2, at Samford (10/6/18)
Longest Completion: 29 yards, CHATTANOOGA (Oct. 13)