10 Corey “Philly” Brown

Corey "Philly" Brown Ohio State
usa United States
Upper Darby, PA
High School
Cardinal O'Hara
Past Teams
Ohio State
2010, 2011, 2012

Major: Criminology (2012), Communication (2011), Undeclared (2010)

Weight: 186 (2012), 182 (2011), 170 (2010)

2012 Media Guide: Corey Brown the receiver, from Upper Darby, Pa., just outside of Philadelphia,
likes to be called by his name “Corey,” but most everyone refers to him as “Philly” to distinguish
him from the other Corey Brown on the team: Corey “Pittsburgh” Brown the defensive back from
Monroeville, Pa. … anyway, this Corey Brown won the Paul Warfield Award as the team’s outstanding receiver in 2011 after tying for the team lead with 14 receptions for 205 yards and one touchdown … he had games of three receptions for 61 yards vs. Nebraska, a career-high four (for 34 yards) vs. Wisconsin and he capped the season with two catches for a career-high 76 yards, including a 54-yard touchdown reception, vs. Michigan … he started nine times in 2011, missing four other games with an ankle issue … a veteran of 22 games and 10 starts, Corey tops all wide receivers on the team with 22 career receptions for 310 yards and two scores … he scored a TD on a 15-yard reception in 2010 vs. Purdue … he was the recipient of the team’s Outstanding First-Year Offensive Player award in 2010.

2011 Media Guide: Wide receiver who gained quality experience as a true freshman last season … goes by the nickname “Philly” to distinguish himself from teammate Corey Brown.

2010: earned an opportunity as a kick and punt returner … first college catch was a 12-yard gain from Pryor … 2 receptions for 29 yards in Indiana win … 15-yard TD catch from Pryor in the Purdue victory … also had a 23-yard reception against the Boilermakers … 11-yard reception at Minnesota … outstanding first-year offensive player award from OSU coaches … first-year letterman.

High School: Two-time all-state speedster from Philadelphia … MVP of the Philadelphia Catholic
League … three years all-conference, two years all-Delco … career numbers of 3,000 yards rushing, 1,500 yards receiving and 50 touchdowns scored for Coach Dan Algeo … Under Armour All-America Game … Maxwell Award … Philadelphia Daily News PCL all-decade team … All-America sprinter who holds the Delaware Co. 200m record (21.4) … all-state, all-Delco and all-Catholic League in track.

Personal: Son of Delene Williams.


SeasonTeamGGSRush AttRush YdsRush AvgRush TDTgtRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDLng2 Pt ConvFumLostKRKR YdsKR TDPRPR YdsPR AvgPR TD
2010Ohio State13122713.50NA810513.11230NANA0004328.00
2011Ohio State990000NA1420514.61540NANA14400000