44 George Cooper

George Cooper Ohio State
Nationality
usa United States
Position
FB
Birthday
12/8/1964
Hometown
Wyandanch, NY
High School
Wyandanch
Height
6'2"
Weight
246
Current Team
Ohio State
Seasons
1986, 1987

Major: Hotel & Restaurant Management (1986-87)

Weight: 246 (1986-87)

1987: Did not have a rush that was stopped for negative yards, despite carrying the ball 86 times.

1987 Media Guide: A starter the past two seasons, rushing for 581 yards in 1985 and 467 in ’86 … has averaged 4.3 yards per carry over a three-year career … has started all 25 games the past two seasons … used chiefly as a blocker … his top games have been against Iowa in 1985, when he ran for 104 yards and in the 1986 Utah game, when he scored four touchdowns on eight carries … caught 16 passes each of the past two years.

1986 Media Guide: Missed spring practice because of minor surgery to his knee and a bone graft operation on his wrist.

1985: Started all 12 games and was Ohio State’s leading rusher with 581 yards on 129 carries … his top game was a 104 yard effort against Iowa, ranked number one nationally at the time … caught 16 passes.

High School: An all-New York tailback at Wyandanch High, where he ran for 1,324 yards as a senior … won nine high school letters.

Personal: Hobbies are basketball and swimming … admires Tony Dorsett and Julius Erving.

Offense

SeasonTeamGGSRush AttRush YdsRush AvgRush TDRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDLngFumLostFR
1987Ohio State1110863474.02222069.4122100
Total-11108634702222060122100