Athletics Coaching Staff
Dennis Jones
Assistant Director of Media Relations

Jones previously served as a staff writer, assistant sports information director and director of sports information since joining the Delaware State University staff in 1996. In addition, he has handled radio play-by-play duties for the Hornet football, and men's and women's basketball teams. He has assisted the NCAA, along with national and local media for Delaware State's national championship competitions in men's basketball, women's basketball, football, softball and bowlling.  

He currently overseas the daily media relations and statistics for the university's 16 sports.

Prior to joining the Delaware State staff, Jones was News/Sports Director at WDOV/WDSD Radio in Dover, Del. He joined the stations in 1981 as a reporter and was promoted to News/Sports Director in 1985. In addition to covering Delaware news and sports, Jones occasionally filed written and audio reports for the Associated Press, Mutual Broadcasting Network and United Press International during his tenure with the stations. He also served as play-by-play announcer for high school football broadcasts on the stations from 1987 to 1996.   

He also served as play-by-play announcer and color commentator for local cable television high school football and basketball broadcasts.  

A graduate of Glassboro State (now Rowan) in New Jersey, Jones resides in Dover, Del. He is a member of the College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA).  


Position: Assistant Director of Media Relations
Alma Mater: Glassboro State
Graduating Year: 1981
Phone: 302-857-6068
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