Dean Jones: DB #21, Class of 2020


Dean Jones is a 6-foot-2 195-pound defensive back for Brigham Young University, recruited as part of the Class of 2020.

BYU summary: Dean is a Freshman at BYU (

  • 2022 (Freshman).
  • 2021 (Redshirt). Member of scout team
  • 2020-2021 (LDS Mission).

High School. Jones prepped at American Leadership Academy (Queen Creek, Arizona), where as a senior he had 70 tackles (33 solo), with two tackles for loss, one forced fumble, and one interception (MaxPreps). He was named to the 3A All-State and All-Region first-teams while helping his team to a 13-1 record and a 3A state title.

Recruitment. Jones was rated 3-stars by 247Sports (0.8123), who rated him the no. 54 overall prospect from Arizona in the Class of 2020. He was recruited by Arizona State, Cal Poly, Hawaii, Northern Arizona, Redland, San Diego State, Utah, Utah State, UTEP, Weber State and Wyoming. Jones signed with BYU on February 5, 2020.

Social Media. Follow and support Jones on Twitter at @DEANjones_7 and on Instagram at @deanjones.2.

Resources: BYU Player Profile, 247 Recruiting Profile, MaxPreps Stats, BYU Insider Recruiting Profile

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