Steele Chambers


Player profile

  • Height 6-1
  • Weight 232
  • Hometown Roswell, Ga.
  • Last School Blessed Trinity Catholic
  • Year Junior

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @steelec22
Instagram: @steele_chambers22

Ohio State Overview
• Steele is a junior academically and a sophomore in eligibility
• He is a finance major and is a two-time OSU Scholar-Athlete and was also named Academic All-Big Ten last season
• Will cross-train as a running back and as a linebacker in 2021
• Has played in 11 games for the Buckeyes the past two seasons, including seven of eight contests in 2020
• Has rushed for 221 career yards off 28 carries, a 7.9 yards per carry average
• Averaged 9.6 yards per carry in 2020 with 87 rush yards off nine carries
• Has a high game of nine carries (for 56 yards) vs. Rutgers in 2019
• Had 63 yards on eight carries and his first collegiate touchdown vs. Miami (Ohio) in 2019 for his high rushing total

Honors & Awards
2020: Academic All-Big Ten, OSU Scholar-Athlete
2019: OSU Scholar-Athlete

More on Steele
• Was rated as a four-star prospect by 247Sports and among the top 20 athletes nationwide
• A three-year starter for head coach Tim McFarlin
• Ran for 244 yards and three TDs while also throwing a touchdown pass to help Blessed Trinity Catholic advance to the Georgia 4A state title game
• In the title game, ran for 98 yards and added five tackles on defense as Blessed Trinity won its second straight championship
• Over 1,500 yards and 25 touchdowns as a senior
• Georgia’s Region 7AAAA Player of the Year in 2017 for the state champion Titans
• Exceptional athlete who stood out as both a linebacker and running back
• All-Georgia honoree as an athlete from the Atlanta Journal Constitution
• Georgia Athletic Coaches Association all-state selection as a linebacker
• Rushed for 1,486 yards (6.9 yards per carry) as a sophomore and 1,301 as a junior
• Scored the go-ahead touchdown in the 2017 state title game
• On defense, totaled 70 tackles (37 solo), six tackles for loss and 2.5 sacks
• Parents are Stacy and Eric Chambers