Last season at Utah State, Jones was rookie head coach Tim Duryea’s lead assistant. In July, it was announced that Tarvish Felton had been named the Aggies’ associate head coach. Jones’ job title changed to recruiting coordinator.
Utah State assistant basketball coach Chris Jones is leaving to take a job at the University of Utah.Jones, who has been with the Aggies since 2008, will likely become the Utes’ director of operations. He replaces Phil Cullen, who left in July for a front office job with the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs.