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Christian Bryant

Hometown:
Cleveland, Ohio

High School:
Glenville

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 193

Position:
S

Christian Bryant

03/26/2013

Spring Practice No. 6 in The Books

Buckeyes are already 40 percent through the drills; hadn't even started on this date last year

03/08/2013

Spring Spotlight: Curtis Grant

Q&A with junior linebacker Curtis Grant

03/04/2013

Ohio State Spring Football Set to Kick Off

Earliest start, perhaps, in school history comes after a 103-day break in practices

02/06/2013

Ohio State Signs 24 to National Letters of Intent

Highly regarded class includes five, five-star recruits and lots of DL and skill players

11/27/2012

Athletics Good Stuff

Nov. 20 - 26, 2012

10/20/2012

Ohio State vs. Purdue - Oct. 20, 2012

Ohio State vs. Purdue - Oct. 20, 2012

11/12/2011

Ohio State vs. Purdue - AP Photos - 11/12/11

Ohio State vs. Purdue - AP Photos - 11/12/11

Career Overview/Senior Season: Three-year starting safety and team leader Christian Bryant suffered a broken ankle at the end of the Wisconsin game his senior season of 2013 and missed the remainder of the season ... Bryant was voted to be one of the team's eight game captains prior to the start of the season ... he played in 36 Ohio State games and made 27 starts in the secondary, including starting all 12 games in 2012 as a junior when the Buckeyes went 12-0 and were the No. 3 team in the nation ... had 22 tackles at the time of his injury to rank third on the team ... recorded 171 tackles in his career with two interceptions, 23 pass break-ups, three forced fumbles and a fumble recovery ... at the time of his injury his 171 tackles and his 23 pass break-ups were second-most among current Buckeyes ... was named to the preseason watch lists for the Naguraki and Thorpe awards ... will graduate in Spring 2014 with his degree in sociology. Junior Season: Christian had a fine junior campaign in 2012 that saw him earn second-team all-Big Ten Conference honors ... his 70 tackles trailed only teammate Ryan Shazier's 115, and his 13 passes defended (12 PBUs and one interception) ranked sixth in the Big Ten ... recorded his first career interception against California, with 1:22 left to play, that capped the Buckeyes' 35-28 win ... (his second interception came in the 2013 game vs. Cal) ... he had a career-best three pass break-ups in the win over Indiana. Sophomore Season: Christian played in all 12 games in 2011, started nine times while battling through a shoulder issue that finally caused him to miss the regular season finale at Michigan ... he ranked in a tie for third in the Big Ten with eight pass break-ups, and his eight total passes defended (PBUs and INTs) ranked 13th in the league ... he was tied for second among Buckeyes in passes defended ... he was also third on the team with 68 tackles, a figure that included a career-high 10 vs. Nebraska. Freshman Season: Christian was pressed into safety duty as a true freshman in 2010 because of an injury to Tyler Moeller ... first significant plays on defense came vs. Illinois and he responded with five solo tackles ... made his first career start the next week vs. Indiana ... a foot issue kept him out of five games later in the season ... majoring in sociology ... was another in a talented line of hard-hitting Glenville defensive backs that have played for the Buckeyes.

CHRISTIAN BRYANT'S CAREER STATS

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20107-173100001
201112-93930690008
201212-123634700.51112
20135-51111220012
TOT.36-2793781710.51223

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