"I liked going to
Before the trip, Scout.com's No. 1 ranked safety had a top two consisting of the Tigers and the USC Trojans, who he says have now dropped out of his favorites.
"Right now, its LSU and
Although the visit took place just
this weekend, Jones has already received several visits from coaches since
returning home, with
"I think they are just trying to pressure me and see where my head is at," he said. "I told him the same thing I did this weekend and that it's about 60-40. I guess he was just showing how much they want me."
In addition to the visit from the
"We just kind of talked about the same old stuff," Jones said of his meeting with the Tiger coaches. "They're just keeping in touch with me and seeing what I'm thinking."
With an older brother on the Tiger team just a few miles down the road, Jones has spent many weekends on the LSU campus unofficially, particularly during the season, but says he is still excited about finally making an official trip to the school this weekend.
"To tell you the truth," he said,
"I really am excited. I'm excited about getting to talk to the coaches and see
what happens from there. They are my leader right now, and I want to spend some
time with the coaches and players. Now that I've seen
Is there any chance of Jones making his commitment in the near future?
"It won't be this weekend," he
said. "It definitely won't be until after my fifth visit, which will be to
In addition to handling football recruiting, Jones has also been busy preparing for baseball season, as he is one of the top high school players in the country and plans on helping his experienced Kitten ball club make a run on the diamond this year.
"This should be an interesting year," Jones said of the baseball season. "I'm just going to go out there and play, and then see what [baseball] scouts come by the house to talk. I'm not sure how it will all work out."
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