Gavin Cupp


Player profile

  • Height 6-4
  • Weight 308
  • Hometown Leipsic, Ohio
  • Last School Leipsic H.S.
  • Year Graduate

Ohio State Overview
• Played 174 snaps in 10 games as a fourth-year junior in 2019
• Was the primary back-up for a majority of the season to guards Jonah Jackson and Wyatt Davis
• Played a season-high 46 snaps vs. Maryland
• Played 50 snaps from scrimmage in two games during the 2018 season and earned his first Varsity O letter
• Red-shirted the 2016 season

Honors & Awards
2019: Academic all-Big Ten Conference, OSU Scholar-Athlete
Academic all-Big Ten Conference, OSU Scholar-Athlete
2017: Academic all-Big Ten Conference, OSU Scholar-Athlete
2016: OSU Scholar-Athlete

Bucks Go Pro Intern
• Was part of the athletic department’s Huntington Bucks Go Pro summer internship program in the summer of 2019
• Worked with the Student-Athlete Sports Services Office
• Made a group project presentation to the entire Department of Athletics at the conclusion of the summer

More on Gavin
• Two-time all-state offensive lineman who lettered in football, basketball and baseball
• Was considered among the Top 15 prospects in the state of Ohio with 247Sports ranking him No. 14 while Rivals had him rated No. 17
• Was also considered among the Top 25 guard prospects nationally by Scout (No. 23)
• Regionally, Cupp was the No. 5 guard prospect in the Midwest by Scout and Prepstar named him all-Midwest Region
• Leipsic qualified for the Ohio Division VII state playoffs seven consecutive years under the leadership of, first, Joe Kirkendall and then Andy Mangas, and Cupp was a big part of the team’s successes, earning first-team Associated Press Division VII all-state honors in 2015 and second-team AP all-state accolades in 2014
• He was also all-Blanchard Valley Conference both years
• Is the son of Gwen and Keith Cupp
• Majoring in human development and family science