1 Dontre Wilson

Dontre Wilson Ohio State
usa United States
DeSoto, TX
High School
Past Teams
Ohio State
2013, 2014

Pronunciation: DON-tray

Jersey #: 2 (2014), 1 (2013)

Major: Sport Industry (2014)

Weight: 185 (2014), 174 (2013)

2014 Media Guide: Hyper-quick H-back Dontre Wilson played in all 14 games in 2013 as a true freshman and started twice, vs. Purdue and Illinois … he ranked fourth on the team behind Carlos Hyde, Braxton Miller and Corey Brown with 983 all-purpose yards … he rushed for 250 yards and 8.1 yards per carry with one touchdown (7 yards vs. San Diego State) … he caught 22 passes for 210 yards and two scores (26 yards vs. Penn State and 24 vs. Indiana) … and he led the team with 523 kickoff return yards (24.9 avg.) with a long of 51 vs. Buffalo … produced five games with three-or-more receptions, including a high of four vs. Purdue … opted to switch jersey numbers after his freshman campaign; from No. 1 to No. 2.

2013 Media Guide: Dontre Wilson announced Feb. 4 live on Dallas’ KDFW TV4 that he would accept his Ohio State scholarship offer and become a Buckeye … his choice gave the Buckeyes three outstanding prospects from the state of Texas in this recruiting class, along with QB J.T. Barrett and LB Mike Mitchell … Wilson was the No. 5 player in Texas and considered one of the Top 100 players in the nation and a consensus four-star prospect (ESPN, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports) … rated as the No. 5 all-purpose back by Rivals … ranked overall as high as No. 50 and the nation’s No. 10 running back by Scout) … also rated No. 55 on the ESPN 150 and No. 100 on the Rivals 250.

High School: Led DeSoto, coached by Claude Mathis, to the Texas Class 5A Division I state semifinals as a senior by rushing for 1,895 yards and 37 touchdowns and catching 37 passes for 750 yards and nine scores … DeSoto finished 14-1 on the season … Wilson finished his high school career with over 3,200 rushing yards, 1,200 receiving yards and 81 touchdowns.


SeasonTeamGGSRush AttRush YdsRush AvgRush TDTgtRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDLng2 Pt ConvFumLostKRKR YdsKR AvgKR TDPRPR YdsPR AvgPR TD
2013Ohio State142312508.11NA222109.52320NANA2152324.900000
2014Ohio State103181005.60NA2130014.33400212252824.00141369.70