Prior to Memphis:
Played for Wake Forest from 2007-2010...Competed at both quarterback and wide receiver throughout his tenure with the Demon Deacons...Saw action at quarterback in five contests throughout the 2010 campaign, logging 119 passing yards and 41 yards rushing.
Ranked by Scout.com as the 30th-best quarterback in the nation and the best in the state of Ohio...Listed as the 59th-best quarterback nationally by ESPN...Tabbed as a top-50 athlete by Scout and a three-star recruit by Rivals.com...Earned 2006 Butler County Player of the Year honors as a junior...Was selected to the Ohio North vs. South All-Star game... Finished his prep career owning every Middletown and GMC passing record...Threw for 2,046 yards and 22 touchdowns as a senior, while adding another 447 yards and six touchdowns on the ground...Threw for 1,974 yards as a junior on 48 percent passing with 21 touchdowns...Carried for 630 yards and eight touchdowns that season...Ran a 4.33 40-yard dash at the Nike Combine, the fastest time among 585 student-athletes at that event in the summer of 2006...Was also a stand-out track athlete who won the Ohio State High School 300-yard hurdles in a time of 36.94 seconds.
Skylar Jones is the son of Sheila Jones...Born February 3, 1989, in Middletown, Ohio.