4 Jaamal Berry

Jaamal Berry Ohio State
usaUnited States
Pinecrest, FL
High School
Miami Palmetto
Past Teams
Ohio State
2009, 2010, 2011

Post-OSU Update: Jaamal Berry left Ohio State after a suspension for an altercation where he was charged with assault and disorderly conduct. After the 2011 season, he transferred to Murray State. Berry ran for 1,343 yards and 12 touchdowns in two seasons for the Racers. (updated: Nov. 2023)

Pronunciation: juh-MALL

Major: Communication (2010-11)

Weight: 200 (2010-11), 195 (2009)

2010: Reserve tailback who made a mark on the return teams … averaged 25.4 yards per kick return (40th in NCAA) … gained 80 yards on 7 carries in the Marshall win, including a 30-yard gain … kick returns of 45 and 42 yards vs. Miami … 67-yard touchdown run against Eastern Michigan … rushed for 42 yards on 5 carries vs. Indiana … 4 kick returns gained 102 yards at Wisconsin … gained 27 yards rushing against Purdue on 6 carries … Rivals Big Ten all-freshman team … first-year letterman.

2010 Media Guide: Explosive ballcarrier with great acceleration and speed … has been hampered by injury early in his Buckeye career.

2009: Redshirted for the Rose Bowl and Big Ten champions.

High School: Explosive ballcarrier with great acceleration and speed … team MVP for Coach Larry
Coffey … led the Panthers to the second round of the playoffs for the first time in 50 years … three times all-Dade County … Under Armour All-America game … Dade-Broward all-star game … Rivals 100 #56 … Super Prep Florida Top 25.

Personal: Son of Eartha and Howard Berry.



SeasonTeamGGSRush AttRush YdsRush AvgRush TDTgtRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDLng2 Pt ConvFumLostKRKR YdsKR AvgKR TD
2009Ohio State0000000000000000000
2010Ohio State13NA322668.31NA0000670NANA2153425.40
2011Ohio State6NA351.70NA2147.0090NANA715021.40


SeasonTeamGGSTklSoloAsstKRKR YdsKR AvgKR TD
2009Ohio State000000000
2010Ohio State13NA3032153425.40
2011Ohio State6NA000715021.40