10 Devon Torrence

Devon Torrence Ohio State
usaUnited States
Canton, OH
High School
Canton South
Past Teams
Ohio State
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Pronunciation: de-VON

Major: Communication (2010), Textiles and Clothing (2009), Undeclared (2007-08)

Weight: 200 (2010), 193 (2008-09), 190 (2007)

2010 Media Guide: Skilled all-around athlete who has made great strides in the Ohio State secondary … very comfortable in his role … ready to increase his contribution making a bid for the starter’s role at right corner.

2009: Rgistered 35 tackles for the season … a starter in three games for the Rose Bowl champions … eight tackles and a sack vs. USC … made first start vs. Toledo … three tackles in the win over Illinois … forced an Indiana fumble … five tackles in the Wisconsin win … interception at Purdue … three tackles in Minnesota win … 19-yard interception, seven tackles and forced a Michigan fumble in that road victory … defensive player of week: USC … Top Ten Tenacious twice … second-year letterwinner.

2009 Media Guide: Skilled all-around athlete who is making great strides in the Ohio State secondary … could play either corner position … is much more comfortable in the overall picture … ready to increase his contribution.

2008: got his first opportunity at cornerback … 10 tackles for the year … forced a Michigan State fumble that was returned for a touchdown by Jermale Hines … pair of tackles at Illinois … first-year letterman.

2008 Media Guide: Talented all-around athlete who is making great strides in the Ohio State offense … saw action last year as a true freshman … is much more comfortable in the overall picture … ready to increase his contribution.

2007: Joined the Ohio State lineup as a true freshman for the Big Ten champions … saw limited action at receiver and also on special teams.

High School: Rated as the No. 12 defensive back prospect in the nation and the No. 4 overall recruit in Ohio … runs a 4.4 40-yard dash … scored 48 touchdowns and amassed more than 3,000 all-purpose yards during his prep career … recorded 99 tackles on defense and rushed for 639 yards and 14 touchdowns on offense as a junior … first-team all-conference as a sophomore, junior and senior … received All-Ohio honors as a junior … spent time at running back, wide receiver and safety in high school … has a 36-inch vertical jump … is known for being a sure-tackler … lists Ohio State as his dream school … committed to Ohio State in Sept. 2006.

Personal: Born May 8, 1989 … son of Joe Waters and Wanda Perrin … has four siblings … would like to someday be a movie producer … favorite actress is Jessica Alba … most interesting American from history is Martin Luther King Jr.


SeasonTeamGGSTgtRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDLng2 Pt ConvFumLostFRDef TDPRPR YdsPR TD
2007Ohio State7NANA4317.80170NANA00160
2008Ohio State13000000000000000
2009Ohio State13NA00000000000000
2010Ohio State13NA00000000011000


SeasonTeamGGSTklSoloAsstTFLTFL YdsSacksSack YdsFFFRIntInt YdsPBUBlkDef TDPRPR YdsPR TD
2007Ohio State7NA11000000000000160
2008Ohio State130107300001000000000
2009Ohio State13NA3515201.561.0420219200000
2010Ohio State13NA5235173.080011259811000