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Illinois Valley Community College

815 N Orlando Smith Ave
Oglesby, IL 61348-9692

General Phone: 815-224-2720
Financial Aid Phone: 815-224-0440
Sector: Public, 2-year
Classification: Associates Colleges

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Braden Jones given sixth year of eligibility - The Southern

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa “ It's official. Braden Jones won't be a one-year wonder at SIU.The tight end, fullback and special teams ace learned immediately after No. 14 Northern Iowa's 25-24 win at the UNI-Dome Saturday that the NCAA granted the Harrisburg product a "sixth year" of eligibility.No. 4 SIU had applied for the additional season several weeks ago."Right now it's nice to hear some good news after a tough loss like that," Jones said. "Obviously I'm excited. But I'm not too concerned about that right now. We have to put this one behind us and come out and win next week. It's kind of a one-game playoff for us. We have to win to make the playoffs."Jones redshirted the 2001 season was an Academic All-Big Ten selection in 2002 and 2003 at Northwestern. The SIU media guide states he was enrolled there last year, but did not play football. The ruling Saturday means Jones will get another chance to play a complete I-AA season at full health. The 6-foot-4, 255-pound Jones has battled injuries, but caught two passes for 18 yards in the loss inside the UNI-Dome. Jones has eight catches in the past two games. He said of the - more available