OTJack Mewhort

Ohio State — Big Ten
  • Height: 6'7"
  • Weight: 308
  • Hometown: Toledo, OH
  • Age: 23


SUMMARY: Coach Urban Meyer called Jack Mewhort one of the best players on Ohio State’s prolific, record-setting offense … he was named a first-team All-American this season by ESPN.com, a second-team All-American by Walter Camp, Sports Illustrated and the Football Writers Association of America, and a third-team Associated Press All-American … invited to the Reese’s Senior Bowl … 2013 team captain … a starter in 39 consecutive games for the Buckeyes, Mewhort was the foundation of an offensive line that ranked fifth nationally in rushing in 2013 (308.6 yards per game) and that shattered school records for points scored (637), touchdowns (87) and touchdown passes (38), plus scored the third-most rushing touchdowns in school history (45) … additionally, Ohio State averaged an all-time program high 6.8 yards per carry and the offense was fourth nationally in red zone pct. (60 of 63; .952) … Mewhort was named first-team all-Big Ten this season after earning honorable mention honors in 2011 and 2012 … he played in 49 games as a Buckeye … he is majoring in consumer and family resource financial services. 


PERSONAL: Jack is a consumer and family resource financial services major who is scheduled to graduate in December ... was a member of the gold-medal winning Team USA at the 2009 Junior World Championships ... this coming after he was all-Ohio, all-Toledo City League, all-Toledo Blade and an Under Armour All-American performer for coach Doug Pearson at St. John's H.S. ... he was also was named to the Detroit Free Press "best of the Midwest" team ... Jack enrolled at Ohio State in January 2009 ... he is the son of Gail and Don Mewhort.