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Derrick Malone
Derrick  Malone

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Dayton, Ohio

High School:
Thurgood Marshall H.S.

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 245

Position:
TE

Ohio State Overview: Derrick Malone is in his third season with the Ohio State program ... a true junior, he initially walked on to the team in the fall of 2015 ... he is majoring in biology.

More on Derrick: Malone was a defensive end and tight end at Thurgood Marshall under coach Bobby Brown, but he is strictly a tight end as a Buckeye ... Malone competed in cross country, track and field, basketball and football as a prepster ... he helped the basketball team reach the OHSAA Division II final four in 2014 ... he was named all-Southwest Ohio Public League in both track and football and was a captain for both teams as a senior ... graduated third in his class and served as class vice president ... he is the son of Kristel and Derrick Malone ... has two sisters, Dernae and Zoey, and one brother, Derbar Jenkins.