Green Wave tally 4.0 sacks among 10.0 tackles for loss, three turnovers and a safety in the victory
Freshmen Badie and Lee shine in debuts for Green Wave in 38-31 loss
Green Wave to square off against fellow American newcomer at 7 p.m. on CBS Sports Network
Tulane vs. UConn on Oct. 11, 2014 at Yulman Stadium. The Green Wave's first American Athletic Conference game at home.
Tulane football season opener at Tulsa on Aug. 28, 2014 at H.A. Chapman Stadium.
High School: Three-year letterman at St. Augustine High for coaches Cyril Crutchfield and current Tulane assistant David Johnson...rated a two-star recruit by Rivals.com and ESPN.com...received a 67 Scout Grade, ranked the No. 55 tight end nationally and listed as the No. 67 recruit in the state by ESPN...helped lead the Purple Knights to a combined 26-10 overall record with three trips to the state playoffs, a District 10-4A title as a sophomore and a District 9-5A championship as a senior...hauled in 37 passes for 602 yards and seven touchdowns in final prep season...also lettered twice in basketball...off the field, was a member of the Technology Student Association.
Personal: Born Charles Boyd Jones, II...son of Ashley Jones...cousins, Jacoby Jones, played collegiately at Lane and in the NFL for the Houston Texans and Baltimore Ravens...cousin, Tyson Jackson, play collegiately at LSU and in the NFL for the Kansas City Chiefs...proposed major is engineering...chose Tulane over Northern Colorado.