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Buck Jones, PhD

Buck Jones came to the University of Tennessee in 1981 after thirteen years of teaching and coaching at the University of Wisconsin—La Crosse. He earned a master’s degree at West Virginia University and a PhD at the University of Toledo. Jones created the Adidas Partners in Sports program in 1997 for the sole purpose of generating funds to create more and better opportunities for students in the Sport Management program.

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Jones, R.E. (1994). The fighting chance games. Palaestra, 10(3), 37-40.

Jones, R.E. (1992). Technique evaluation: is it possible? In Proceedings of The ’92 International Sport Science Congress for 4th Seoul Olympic Anniversary (pp. 193-97). Seoul, Korea.

Jones, R.E. (1990). Evaluation of technique for beginning golfers. In A.J. Cochran (Ed.), Science and Golf (pp. 98-101). London: E. & F.N. Spon.

Jones, R.E. (1990). A correlational analysis of the Professional Golf
Association(USA) statistical rankings for 1988. In A.J. Cochran (ed.), Science and Golf (pp. 165-167). London: E.& F.N. Spon.

Jones, R.E. (1987). Common practices for state conventions. Nebraska
Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Journal, 17(3), 4-5. (This article was also published in the Georgia Journal in 1986).

Jones, R.E. and Donovan, T.J. (1986). A fit fitness program: Knoxville City
Schools. Tennessee Journal of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance,
25(1), 15.

Jones, R.E. (1982). Concepts of physical fitness: A study guide. La Crosse, WI:
University of Wisconsin Extension Program.

Jones, R.E. (1981). Concepts of physical fitness [Film]. La Crosse, WI: University
of Wisconsin Extension Program.

Tesch, J.C., Davies, G.D., DuVal, H.P., Jones, R.E., & Wilson, P.K. (1980).
Physiological testing manual: laboratory and field tests for cross country skiers.
La Crosse, Wisconsin: Research Unit of LaCrosse Exercise Program.

Jones, R.E. (1976). Sprints and hurdles. In W. Bergan (Ed.), Championship Drills
and Workouts for Track and Field. Ames, Iowa: Iowa State University Press.

Jones, R.E. (1975). Improvised indoor track. Scholastic Coach, 44, 88-90.

Jones, R.E. (1971). The challenge of assistant coaching. Scholastic Coach,

Jones, R.E. (1970). Promoting interest in cross country. Scholastic Coach,

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