Former Ole Miss LB Jacquez Jones signs with Kentucky

Former Ole Miss leading tackler Jacquez Jones will stay in the SEC and play for Kentucky in 2021.The 6-foot, 235-pound linebacker has two seasons of eligibility remaining.”We are thrilled to add Jacquez to our team,” Wildcats coach Mark Stoops said Thursday in a news release announcing the signing. “He’s an experienced playmaker who has been a great leader in our league.”Jones appeared in 33 games (19 starts) with Ole Miss from 2018-20, totaling 182 tackles, 12.5 tackles for loss, 2.5 sacks and three forced fumbles.