Emily Jones
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"Emily Jones McCoy" is a television anchor and reporter for Fox Sports Net/FSN.[http://www.thesportsanimal.com/node/58 EMILY JONES / The Sports Animal]

Jones graduated from Texas Tech University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism.

She covers Big 12 Conference college football and does sideline reporting and live pre- and postgame shows for the Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs, Houston Rockets, Texas Rangers (baseball)/Texas Rangers, and Houston Astros. In January 2007, Jones became host of the show Big 12 Showcase when Bill Land departed to become FSN Southwest's play-by-play announcer for the San Antonio Spurs. Additionally, she portrayed a reporter in two television series: Friday Night Lights (TV series)/Friday Night Lights, and Dallas (2012 TV series)/Dallas.

Emily Catherine Jones is married to Fort Worth, Texas/Fort Worth mortgage banker Mike McCoy. Jones legally changed her name to Emily Jones McCoy Married and maiden names#Birth name as middle name/incorporating her maiden name Jones in place of Catherine. She left Fox Sports in November, 2013 to devote more time to her family.

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They did a phenomenal job today. In every race, they improved. ... We're only going to get better. I anticipate that we'll get at least three, maybe four (relay) teams to state.

Last year, they both qualified for state, so we expect both of them qualify and do well again.

She's a good enough athlete that she needs to be in an individual event, so we've been trying her in the 800 and the 300 hurdles, and she almost broke the school record in the 800 last week. ... She's just a great athlete.