Sophomore (2010) ... earned second varsity letter ... switched from defensive back to running back during fall camp ... appeared in seven contests ... did not see game action vs. Connecticut (Sept. 4) ... played on special teams units at Notre Dame (Sept. 11) ... contributed on special teams vs. Massachusetts (Sept. 18) ... saw first game action at superback vs. Bowling Green (Sept. 25), rushing three times for seven yards ... appeared on special teams units in Big Ten opener at Indiana (Oct. 2) ... contributed on special teams units vs. Michigan State (Oct. 9) ... did not see game action vs. Iowa (Oct. 16) ... contributed on special team units at Penn State (Oct. 30) and vs. Illinois (Nov. 6) ... suffered a season-ending knee injury against the Fighting Illini.
Freshman (2009) ... earned first varsity letter ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... played in nine games ... made career debut on special teams vs. Western Michigan (Sept. 5) ... did not play vs. Notre Dame (Sept. 12) ... appeared at cornerback and on special teams vs. Eastern Michigan (Sept. 19) ... contributed on special teams vs. Indiana (Sept. 26) ... did not see game action at Michigan State (Oct. 3) ... assisted on one special teams tackle at Iowa (Oct. 10) ... accumulated a career-best four stops vs. Delaware State (Oct. 17), playing cornerback and on special teams ... did not see game action vs. Penn State (Oct. 24) ... participated on special teams at Illinois (Oct. 31) ... made two solo stops on special teams vs. Purdue (Nov. 7) ... played on special teams units at Wisconsin (Nov. 14) and vs. Ohio State (Nov. 21).
Prep ... attended Cass Technical High School (2009) coached by Thomas Wilcher ... started senior season at tailback ... three-year varsity letterman ... ran 40-yard dash in 4.39 seconds ... Key Statistics ... gained 2,779 yards and scored 26 touchdowns in three seasons ... rushed for 1,663 yards and scored 17 touchdowns as a senior ... rushed 81 times for 808 yards and scored four TDs as a junior ... caught 24 balls for 306 yards junior year ... carried the ball 34 times for 308 yards and caught 11 passes for 115 yards as a sophomore ... Honors and Rankings ... three-star prospect and the No. 12 overall player in the state of Michigan according to Rivals.com ... selected as the nation's 37th overall running back prospect by Rivals.com ... three-star performer and the nation's No. 44 overall running back according to scout.com ... SuperPrep All-American and the No. 18 running back nationally by the publication ... listed as the 20th-best prospect in the Midwest by SuperPrep ... Prep Star All-American and named to the publication's Top 250 ... selected to The Detroit News Blue Chip list ... listed as the No. 48 running back nationally by Scouts, Inc. ... earned all-city, all-metro and all-state honors as a senior ... Other Sports ... four-year performer in track ... ran 60m in 6.83 seconds ... gained all-state honors in the 100m, long jump, 4x100 relay and 4x200 relay as a sophomore and junior.
Personal ... Teric Levi Jones was born December 23, 1990 ... high school teammate of players William Campbell and Thomas Gordon ... attended the Michigan Summer Football Camp on three occasions ... enrolled in the School of Kinesiology.