Jashon Cornell


Player profile

  • Height 6-3
  • Weight 285
  • Hometown St. Paul, Minn.
  • Last School Cretin-Derham Hall
  • Year Graduate

Ohio State Career Overview
• Manned both the defensive tackle and end positions during his career
• Started all 14 games in 2019 for the Big Ten Conference champions
• Played in 46 games over his career and started 15 times
• Earned first collegiate start against his home state school, Minnesota in 2018
• Recorded 13.5 tackles-for-losses totaling 71 yards in his career
• Also had seven quarterback sacks among his 63 total tackles
• Outstanding senior season included 30 tackles, 6.5 TFLs and 4.0 sacks
• Recorded a quarterback sack for minus-7 yards in the Rose Bowl win over Washington

Honors & Awards
2019: Graduated with a degree in hospitality management
2018: Graduated with his degree in family resource management

More on Jashon
• Enrolled at Ohio State in January 2015 in time for the start of the spring semester
• Had No. 7 strong-side defensive end ratings virtually across the board as a senior and Top 100 overall status by ESPN (No. 33), Rivals (No. 14) and 247Sports (No. 88)
• A consensus 4-star prospect who was regarded as the No. 1 prospect in the class of 2015 by ESPN prior to his junior season
• The defensive line MVP of the Nike training camp in Columbus in the summer of 2014
• Capped career at the Under Armour All-American game
• From the powerful Catholic high school in St. Paul that has produced outstanding athletes like Joe Mauer, Michael Floyd, Chris Weinke and Steve Walsh
• The son of Sheena Cornell.