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Lincoln wraps up spring football practice

Lincoln wraps up spring football practice

For most part, Jones liked what he saw from Blue Tigers

May 1st, 2011 in News

Lincoln running back Deon Brock races toward the end zone on his way to a touchdown during action Saturday at Dwight T. Reed Stadium.

Photo by Kelley McCall

First-year Lincoln football coach Mike Jones had his final opportunity to watch his team in action before the summer.

The Blue Tigers finished practice with the annual spring game Saturday afternoon at Dwight T. Reed Stadium, and Jones walked away with a good feeling after watching his team's performance.

"I was pleasantly surprised," Jones said. "Some guys I thought could have played a little better and they didn't. We had some guys that stepped up and played extremely well. All in all, I thought it was a solid spring game. ... I think the guys worked hard all spring and they deserve to be commended for what they did."

Lincoln running back Deon Brock led the Lincoln offense with ....