Matthew Jones


Player profile

  • Height 6-4
  • Weight 305
  • Hometown Brooklyn, N.Y.
  • Last School Erasmus Hall
  • Year Rs.-Freshman

Ohio State Overview: Matthew Jones redshirted as a true freshman in 2018 … enrolled in classes at Ohio State in January 2018 and took part in spring drills … is exploring majors.

More on Matthew: Jones was a Top 100 rated prospect as a high school senior, and rated as high as No. 41 on the ESPN 300 … four-star prospect by every major recruiting service … a two-way lineman at Erasmus Hall, the same program that produced H-back Curtis Samuel and third-year Buckeye Jahsen Wint … coached by Danny Landberg … was considered the nation’s top-ranked center by 247Sports but can also play guard … at the time of his commitment, Jones was ranked nationally as a defensive tackle … selected for the Under Armour All-America game … helped Erasmus advance to the PSAL championship game as a senior … parents are Bernadine and Ian Jones.