TribLIVE

| Sports


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Baldwin running back Brown commits to Ohio University

TribLIVE Sports Videos

Top high school sports
Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, 3:12 p.m.
 

Baldwin running back Dorian Brown has given a verbal commitment to play football at Ohio University, choosing the 24th-ranked Bobcats of the Mid-American Conference over the U.S. Naval Academy.

“I liked the atmosphere,” said Brown, who visited the Athens campus last week for Ohio's 34-28 victory over Akron. “The campus is pretty nice.”

Brown also had scholarship offers from Akron and Buffalo, as well as Division I-AA programs Duquesne, Robert Morris, Massachusetts and Youngstown State.

The 5-foot-11, 200-pound Brown has rushed for 2,900 yards and 31 touchdowns in three seasons as a starter for the Fighting Highlanders. After rushing for 1,292 yards and 10 touchdowns as a junior, he has 877 yards and 10 touchdowns on 129 carries in eight games this season, an average of 6.8 yards per carry and 125.3 yards per game.

Kevin Gorman is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at kgorman@tribweb.com or 412-320-7812.

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Football

  1. Frazier’s Patterson Player of the Week
  2. Heritage Conference favorite Blairsville looks to stay unbeaten against rival Ligonier Valley
  3. Leader Times Q&A: Ford City’s John Bittner
  4. Gateway edges Knoch after deflected pass goes for TD
  5. Plum’s surge hands Norwin 1st loss, 23-14
  6. High school roundup: No. 9 North Allegheny takes down Upper St. Clair
  7. Robinson scores 4 TDs as Blairsville stays undefeated
  8. HS highlight reel: SF wrestler Walker chooses Kent State
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.