Dr. Grant Jones, Ohio State team physician was inducted into the Capital One Academic All-American Hall of Fame, as selected by CoSIDA. He serves as the head team physician for the Buckeyes' men's basketball team and as the orthopaedic consultant for Ohio State's women's basketball, wrestling, gymnastics, golf, fencing, cheerleading and baseball teams. In 2009, Grant became head team physician for the Columbus Clippers, the Triple A affiliate of the Cleveland Indians. In 2011 he was named a team physician for USA Lacrosse, working with both the men's and women's national teams.
Jones and his fellow inductees join 132 members of the Capital One Academic All-America Hall of Fame, which was created in 1988. They were inducted into the Academic All-America Hall of Fame at CoSIDA's annual convention in Orlando, Fla. at the organization's sixth annual Capital One Hall of Fame Ceremony at the World Center Marriott. The CoSIDA Convention is part of the annual National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and Affiliates Convention for a third straight year.
CoSIDA President Eric McDowell, Dr. Grant Jones, and Reece Davis
The Award Winners: (From left to right): Rep. Lee Hamilton (De Pauw University), Angela Ruggiero (Harvard), Danny Wuerffel (Florida), Dick Enberg, Andre Agassi, Shane Battier (Duke), Dr. Grant Jones.
Dr. Grant Jones and ESPNs Reece Davis