2005 National Wrestling Hall of Fame inductee who won a world championship in 1991, and an Olympic silver medal in 1992.
He wrestled at Arizona State University, where he won the 1988 NCAA Championship, and was a three-time All-American.
In 2008 he took over as head coach of the United States Freestyle Wrestling Team.
His brother, Johnnie Jones, was also a successful Wrestler in college.
As coach of the 2012 Men's Olympic Freestyle team, he led Jordan Burroughs to a gold medal.