Virginia provides update on condition of Perris Jones

Courtesy UVA Media Relations

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Virginia running back Perris Jones underwent successful spine surgery Friday at the U of L Medical Center in Louisville. Today, Perris was able to briefly walk.

He remains under observation and will be transferred to the Frazier Rehabilitation Institute in Louisville for continued care when his medical team deems appropriate.

Jones was injured after catching a pass at the end of the third quarter during Thursday’s football game at Louisville. Jones was taken by ambulance to the U of L Medical Center.