Dwight Wright

Dwight Wright

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pomona, California

High School:
Diamond Bar

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 208

Position:
Tailback

Experience:
4V

OSU:Dwight played in 45 career games and started all 12 as a senior...rushed for a career-high and 2004 OSU high of 108 yards vs. New Mexico...scored on a 55-yard run at Washington, 49 at Boise State and 45 vs. California...also scored on a 34-yard screen pass at Stanford as a senior...scored 12 career touchdowns on the ground and two receiving...eighth in the Pac-10 for rushing yards per game in '04 at 65.3...fifth on the team for receptions in 2004 with 20...concluded his career as the program's 12th all-time leading rusher with 1,519 yards...Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 Conference as a senior...carried the ball 89 times for 350 yards and two touchdowns as a junior...averaged 15.4 yards on a team-high 14 kickoff returns in 2003...Dwight played in 12 games and rushed for 383 yards as the number two tailback in 2002...played in the final seven games of the season...redshirted in 2000.

DIAMOND BAR: Dwight rushed for 950 yards in eight games as a senior before he suffered a broken leg...as a junior he gained 840 yards and scored 26 touchdowns...also participated on special teams as a senior, scoring five touchdowns on kickoff returns...played for head coach Terry Roche...during his varsity career Diamond Bar was 27-1 and won the Division II CIF title twice...All-Sierra League as a junior and honorable mention on the Orange County Register's Fab 15 team...earned four letters in track as a sprinter, posting a 21.7 in the 200 and a 10.52 in the 100.

PERSONAL:Born in Mount Vernon, New York...son of Dwight Wright and Rhonda Bass...his stepmother is Madalene Wright...left Diamond Bar with a 3.30 cumulative GPA and was a regular member of the Dean's List...majored in speech communication.


CAREER RUSHING YARDS Year Car. YG YL NYG TD Long 2004 209 861 77 784 6 55 2003 89 378 28 350 2 29 2002 84 401 18 383 4 47 2001 1 2 0 2 0 2 2000 Redshirt Totals 383 1642 123 1519 12 55

CAREER RECEIVING YARDS Year Rec. Yds AVG. TD Long 2004 20 245 12.2 2 55 2003 3 27 9.0 0 10 2002 1 1 1.0 0 1 2001 0 0 0.0 0 0 2000 Redshirt Totals 24 273 11.4 2 55

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