66 Malcolm Pridgeon

Malcolm Pridgeon Ohio State
Nationality
usa United States
Position
OT
Height
6'7"
Weight
315
Hometown
Central Islip, NY
High School
Central Islip
Past Teams
Ohio State
Seasons
2016, 2017, 2018

Major: Sport and Industry (2017-18)

Weight: 310 (2018), 315 (2016-17)

2018 Media Guide: Malcolm Pridgeon is competing for playing time along the offensive line in this, his third year with the program … he is a fifth-year senior who transferred in from Nassau Community College but red-shirted the 2016 season with the Buckeyes after injuring a knee in fall camp … he played in all 14 games for the 2017 Big Ten champion Buckeyes, including playing a career high 41 plays on offense in the win over Illinois … he earned his first Varsity O letter.

2017 Media Guide: Malcolm Pridgeon is a fourth-year junior who ended up red-shirting the 2016 season with the Buckeyes after injuring a knee in fall camp.

2016 Media Guide: Malcolm Pridgeon is only the third junior college prospect to sign a national letter of intent with Ohio State in the last 10 years and the second by coach Urban Meyer, after receiver Corey Smith in 2013 … he announced his decision to attend Ohio State on national signing day and thus became the fifth offensive lineman for Ohio State in the class … Pridgeon played two seasons at Nassau Community College, in Garden City, N.Y., under coach Joe Osovet after a high school career at Central Islip (N.Y.) High … he was considered the top junior college offensive tackle in the nation, by JuCo Football Scouting … he had a 5-star ranking from Scout and 4-star rankings by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports … he was listed as the No. 3 junior college offensive tackle by both 247Sports and ESPN and he was rated among the Top 5 players overall, including No. 4 by Scout, No 5 by 247Sports and No. 5 on the ESPN JC50 … a two-year all-Northeast Football Conference performer at Nassau, Pridgeon was a first-team NJCAA All-American this past season … he helped Nassau to a 10-0 season in 2014 with the team finishing sixth nationally and defeating Scottsdale JuCo in the Valley of the Sun Bowl game.

High School: He was second team-all New York state as a senior at Central Islip H.S. and was rated as a 4-star prospect … he played for coach Joe Taormina … agile and athletic, he was a fine high school
basketball player and made the 2014 Class AA all state-tournament team … also competed in track and field.

Personal: Pridgeon is the son of Peggy White and the late James Earl Pridgeon.

 

Offense

SeasonTeamGGS
2017Ohio State140
Total-140