Jones confirmed the news to Scout.com Recruiting Analyst Allen Trieu via text message.
At 6'2 and 195-pounds, Jones is a physical defensive back who put up big numbers this year on both sides of the ball. He had 95 tackles, five interceptions, and 25 touchdowns.
Jones, who had been committed to Illinois, also was considering Pittsburgh. He is rated a three-star prospect and the No. 44 safety in the nation by Scout.com.
Pack Pride will have more on his decision in the near future so stay tuned!