Picked up some experience as a redshirt freshman ... Expected to see plenty of playing time in 2013 at cornerback.
2012 (Freshman): Credited with three tackles while playing in 10 games ... Did not play against Savannah State, Arizona or Texas, but saw action in each of the final nine games of the season ... Had solo tackles against Louisiana, Kansas State and Texas Tech.
High School: Rated by Scout as the No. 29 prospect in the country at his position and No. 65 overall in the state of Texas ... A Texas Football top 20 recruit at his position ... SuperPrep ranked him No. 83 among all Texas prospects ... Had 61 tackles, a sack, an interception and 21 pass break-ups as a senior ... First-team all-district ... A four-year member of the North Shore track team ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Baylor, Houston, Kansas and Rice were among the schools showing interest.
Personal: Born March 16, 1992, in Ruston, La. ... Son of Demetria Jones and Michael Heard ... Has two older brothers, Marcus and Marquise ... Marcus plays football at Harding ... Hasn't selected a major.