James Georgiades
James  Georgiades


North Canton, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 240


Buckeye Bits: fullback who brings plenty of enthusiasm to that position ... tough and strong in every drill ... outstanding competitor

2009 (Freshman): reserve who played on a number of the special teams ... Top Ten Tenacious five times ... scout team workhorse: Navy, Illinois, Indiana, Penn State ... first-year letterwinner

2008 (Redshirt): did not see varsity action for the Big Ten champions ... scout team workhorse: Youngstown State, Wisconsin

High School: first team all-league, all-district, all-Northeast region, all-Ohio ... team captain for Coach Don Herther's Federal League champions at North Canton Hoover ... regional defensive player of year ... also a baseball letterman at first base

Personal: son of Chris and Brenda Georgiades ... has a brother, Jon ... has not declared a major at Ohio State ... 2009 Big Ten all-academic ... long-term goal is to attend medical school