15 Devin Smith

Devin Smith Ohio State
usa United States
Massillon, OH
High School
Past Teams
Ohio State
2011, 2012

Major: Social and Behavioral Sciences (2012)

Weight: 196 (2012), 190 (2011)

2012 Media Guide: Devin is among a handful of players coming out of spring drills who began to emerge as a go-to player in Coach Urban Meyer’s Ohio State spread offense … a terrific athlete, Devin played in all 13 games this past season as a true freshman receiver and then competed for the Ohio State track and field team around his winter football workouts and spring drill responsibilities … on the gridiron, Devin was among a trio of receivers who led the Buckeyes in 2011 with 14 receptions, but he ranked first with 294 receiving yards and he was first among wide receivers with four touchdowns … he had season highs of three receptions (vs. Akron and Colorado) and 67 receiving yards (vs. Toledo) … scored two of his touchdowns in the win over Colorado … also scored against Akron and he was on the receiving end of the highlight play of the year for the Buckeyes, calmly hauling in Braxton Miller’s 40-yard aerial with 20 seconds left for a game-winning touchdown in the 33-29 win over a fine Wisconsin team … returned four kickoffs for 86 yards and a 21.5 average … Devin scored points for Ohio State’s
track team at both the Big Ten indoor and outdoor championships … he finished eighth indoors in the high jump (6-9) and 12th outdoors (6-9.75) … also competed in the 100-meter dash and long jump for the Buckeyes.

High School: Two-time first team all-Ohio offensive weapon … 110 career catches for 2,119 yards, 24 TD (second-best in school records) for Coach Jason Hall … all-county Independent player of year … state long jump champion and a state qualifier in the high jump and 4×200 relay … also a basketball stand-out … Ohio North-South Classic, Big 33 Game.

Personal: Son of Atina Smith and Andre Simpson.


SeasonTeamGGSTgtRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDLng2 Pt ConvFumLostKRKR YdsKR AvgKR TDPRPR YdsPR AvgPR TD
2011Ohio State130NA1429421.04400NANA48621.50133.00