ASU: One of the top left tackles in the nation ... a candidate for pre- and postseason honors ... a preseason first-team All-Pac-10 selection by Athlon Sports Magazine ... charged with protecting the blind side of ASU's quarterbacks ... team leader with a great work ethic ... two-year starter at left tackle ... former walk-on who originally came to ASU on an academic scholarship.
2000: Second-team All-Pac-10 selection ... started all 12 games at left tackle.
1999: Started in all 12 games at left guard ... posted a team-high 88% grade against Washington, earning Hog of the Week honors ...recorded a 82% grade against Texas Tech, California and Notre Dame... tallied a 89% grade against Washington State on 73 plays ... had a 90% grade against USC ... had a season-high 95% grade against Arizona, earning his second Hog of the Week honor.
1998: Honorable mention Pac-10 All-Academic selection on the defensive line ... in 10 games played he registered 13 tackles (five unassisted) and one sack ... also had a pass deflection ... saw first action as a Sun Devil in the season opener against Washington ... posted one assist, the first of his career, at BYU ... recorded his lone career sack, for a three-yard loss, against North Texas.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned first-team all-state offense and all-conference offense accolades...was also selected second-team all-conference on defense...best defensive performance was 21 tackles and five sacks against Miami High School...was named his high school's Athlete of the Year for 1997...lettered in football, basketball, baseball and track...was an all-conference selection in basketball during his senior year...scored 25 points, grabbed 21 rebounds and blocked 13 shots against Seton High School.
PERSONAL: Major is exercise science ... minoring in business ... expects to earn his bachelor's degree in December 2001 ... mother is Joyce Robinson of Eloy, Ariz....born August 24, 1979, in Eloy...has one older brother and one older sister...nicknamed "Big Vi"...full name is Levi J. Jones.