Skyler Jones is in his first season as the Defensive Line Coach at Southern University.
Jones served three years as a graduate assistant coach at Southern from 2015-2017. He assisted the former defensive line coach Juan Navvaro with the D-line. Additional duties included being in charged of the scout team, data video input, player's attendance in study hall and recruiting.
A native of New Orleans, LA, born on March 27, 1992 to Patrice Hagens and Jerry Jones. Due to the tragedy of Hurricane Katrina, Skyler and his family relocated to Dallas, TX where he graduated from Richardson High School in 2010. Jones hold a Masters Degree in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Law Enforcement from Southefrn University in 2018 and his Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice from Bethany College in 2014. Earning a four year scholarship to Bethany, he earned All-KCAC Honors as a defensive tackle. He also served as Bethany College team Captain.