UNLV: An athletic defensive lineman who looks to add depth to the Rebel front this fall.
2016: Redshirted season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate of Lincoln HS where he was a two-year letterwinner under coach Brian Gray ... Senior season was cut short due to injury but the Trojans finished with a 6-5 record and made the playoffs ... Also earned one letter playing basketball.
PERSONAL: Rodney Isaiah Jones was born in Stockton, CA ... The son of Desiree and Rodney Jones Sr. ... Has two older brothers, Anthony Carrino and Desmond Carrino, and one older sister Keyarea Jones ... Father was a professional boxer who finished with a career record of 37-4 with 22 knockouts and was a Welterweight title holder … Majoring in sociology.