Evan Pryor


Player profile

  • Height 5-11
  • Weight 198
  • Hometown Cornelius, N.C.
  • Last School William Amos Hough
  • Year 2nd Year

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @evanpryor3
Instagram: @evanpryor_

Ohio State Overview
• Evan is a second-year member of the team and has four seasons of eligibility
• Red-shirted the 2021 season after playing in four games
• Carried the football 21 times for 98 times and a 4.7 yards-per-carry average
• Scored a touchdown in his first collegiate game: a 12-yard rush vs. Akron
• Has career-highs of 11 carries and 48 yards, vs. Maryland
• Was one of 14 signees to enroll in classes in January of 2021 and took part in spring drills
• Is majoring in journalism

More on Evan
• Was a member of Ohio State’s 2021 signing class and was the nation’s No. 2-ranked all-purpose back
• A top-100 player who checked in at No. 84 in 247Sports composite rankings
• Was the No. 4-ranked player in the state of North Carolina
• Did not play his senior year at William Amos Hough High School as the state of North Carolina postponed high school football to the spring due to COVID-19
• As a junior in 2019, Pryor had 1,130 yards rushing and 11 touchdowns while adding 646 receiving yards and eight more TDs in 13 games
• Finished his high school career with 4,233 all-purpose yards and 42 total touchdowns
• Also ran track and field where he had a personal best time of 10.84 in the 100 meters
• Is the son of Inid and Erik Pryor