83 Allen DeGraffenreid

Allen DeGraffenreid Ohio State
usaUnited States
Cincinnati, OH
High School
Current Team
Ohio State
Past Teams
Ohio State
1989, 1990, 1991, 1992

Major: Psychology (1991-92)

Weight: 200 (1991-92), 197 (1990), 160 (1988)

1992: Media Guide: Reserve receiver, who ended up spring ball as the No. 3 wide out … will be used as a back up to Joey Galloway and as a third wide receiver when the Buckeyes go to “trips” … played in all 12 games last year … lone catch was a 15-yard reception against Louisville … also plays on special teams … was a soccer player and a placekicker in high school, but prior to committing to Ohio State had never played wide receiver … walked on in 1988 and was redshirted … was converted to scholarship in the spring of 1991 … good athlete who will provide quality depth … has gained 40 pounds since coming to OSU.

1991: Media Guide: Talented walk-on who will battle for a spot on the OSU depth chart behind Bernard Edwards at flanker … has good hands and excellent speed … has added 40 pounds since coming to Ohio State and is one of the Buckeyes’ better blocking wide receivers … played in 9 games last year for a total of 41 minutes … lone career reception came last year at Purdue and covered seven yards … a high school kicker who had never played wide receiver before coming to Ohio State.

1989: Played a total of 12 minutes in four games.

1988: Redshirted

Personal: Played four years of soccer and two years of football at Princeton … kicked a 48-yard field goal as a junior and was seven of nine during his career … kicked 8 PATs in two games in the state playoffs when Princeton won the state title his senior year … also a member of Princeton’s state championship 3,200 meter relay team as a sophomore … his older sister, Stacey, plays basketball at the University of Louisville … hobbies include jogging, soccer, and reading murder mysteries … another sister, Allison, is working on her doctorate in chemistry at Ohio State.


SeasonTeamGGSTgtRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDLngFum
1989Ohio State40NA000000
1990Ohio State801177.0070
1991Ohio State110711515.00150
1992Ohio State1131566510.80180