David Jones, a two-star running back from Westlake High School (Waldorf, Md.), has declared his intention to play for Akron, multiple sources report. The 5-foot-11, 180-pound Jones also received a scholarship offer from Virginia Military of the Football Championship Subdivision.
David Jones (Saint Petersburg, Fla.), who maintains a 4.2 weighted GPA, was looking for a school with a great academics and a competitive football team. He found both at Richmond and decided to become a Spider, according to the Tampa Bay Times.