Marcus Crowley


Player profile

  • Height 6-1
  • Weight 216
  • Hometown Jacksonville, Fla.
  • Last School Trinity Christian Academy
  • Year Junior

Ohio State Overview
• Marcus is a junior academically and is majoring in communications
• He has played in 11 games over the past two seasons and rushed for 251 yards
• Has not lost a yard on any of his 31 carries and averages 8.1 yards per carry for his career with one touchdown and a long of 53 yards
• Played in four games of the team’s eight games in 2020
• Played in seven games as a true freshman in 2019 before an injury in November cut his season short
• Had 25 carries for 237 yards and scored two touchdowns (one rushing, one receiving) in 2019
• Registered career highs in carries (eight) and yards (82) vs. Maryland
• Had a career-long 53-yard rush at Northwestern
• Enrolled in classes at Ohio State for the winter 2019 semester and competed in winter conditioning and spring drills with the Buckeyes

More on Marcus
• A four-star prospect by Rivals and a top 100-ranked player in the state of Florida
• Named the Gatorade Player of the Year for the state of Florida in 2018
• Had five 200-yard rushing games during his senior season
• Ran for over 2,000 yards and averaged better than 10 yards a carry and 150 yards per game over his senior season
• Rushed for 258 yards in a 34-7 win over Bolles School in the Region 1-5A finals and scored on runs of 60, 39 and 90 yards
• Was a MAXPrep/USA Football National Player of the Week nominee
• Played for the same program that produced current Buckeye Shaun Wade and Tyreke Johnson
• Ran for 1,210 yards and 12 touchdowns as a junior
• Parents are Shelly and Michael Wright