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Devin Powell
Devin Powell

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
New Orleans, La.

High School:
O. Perry Walker

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 228

Position:
Quarterback

Birthdate:
12/20/1992

Experience:
1L

Major:
Health & Wellness


10/26/2013

Football Wins Fourth Straight With 14-7 C-USA Victory Over Tulsa

Green Wave become bowl eligible for first time since 2002; improve to 6-2 overall and 4-0 in C-USA

10/12/2013

Football Wins Triple-Overtime Thriller Over East Carolina, 36-33

Santos ties record with five field goals, including a 42-yard game winner as the Wave improve to 3-0 in C-USA

08/27/2013

Transcript From Football's Weekly Press Conference

Junior Nick Montana named starter for season opener on Thursday against Jackson State

08/20/2013

Football Focuses On Situationals During Tuesday's Practice

Green Wave go through goal-line, Hail Mary and two-minute drills in morning session in Superdome

08/19/2013

Football Opens Final Week Of Preseason Camp In Superdome

Green Wave begin turning their attention to Jackson State while continuing focus on the details

12/21/2013

Tulane vs. ULL - R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl - Mercendes-Benz Superdome - Dec. 21, 2013

Tulane vs. ULL - R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl - Mercendes-Benz Superdome - Dec. 21, 2013

10/26/2013

Tulane vs. Tulsa - Oct. 26, 2013

Tulane vs. Tulsa - Oct. 26, 2013 - Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Career Notes: Two-year letterman has completed 90-of-167 passes (.539) for 838 yards, six touchdowns and eight interceptions for his career...played in 10 games with three starts...enters fall practice in a battle for the starting position under center.

2013: Saw action in eight games with a pair of starts as a sophomore...finished second on the team in pass attempts (110), completions (60), passing yards (681) and touchdown passes (5) while ranking third in yards of total offense (668)...named Conference USA Offensive Player of the Week after posting career highs with 23 completions on 39 attempts (.589) for 224 yards and two touchdowns vs East Carolina (10/12)...added a 223-yard performance on 10-of-21 passing vs Louisiana-Lafayette in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (12/21)...completed 17-of-29 passes (.586) for 164 yards and two touchdowns vs Tulsa (10/26)...added a 4-of-6 performance (.667) for 34 yards and a score vs UTEP (11/23).

2012: Played in two games with one start as a true freshman...missed the final nine games after suffering an ankle injury and received a medical redshirt...finished third on the team in pass attempts (57), completions (30), passing yards (255) and touchdown passes (1) while sitting fifth in yards of total offense (211)...posted season highs across the board when he completed 22-of-41 passes for 145 yards in a start vs Ole Miss (9/22)...made collegiate debut at Tulsa (9/8) when he completed 8-of-16 passes for 110 yards and a touchdown...off the field, was a member of Tulane's 3.0 Club.

High School: Four-year letterman at O. Perry Walker High for coach Emanuel Powell...rated a 2-star recruit by Rivals.com, Scout.com and 247Sports.com...tabbed No. 34 dual-threat quarterback in the nation and No. 67 recruit in Louisiana by 247Sports.com...received a 77 Sports Rating from 247Sports.com and a 45 Scout Grade from ESPN.com...helped lead the Chargers to a combined 25-18 record with three playoff appearances as a prepster...for his career, completed 211-of-442 passes for 3,048 yards and 22 touchdowns while running for 122 yards and five scores...as a senior, earned honorable-mention all-state and first-team All-District 9-4A honors after passing for 1,195 yards and nine touchdowns while running for 133 yards and two scores...claimed all-district recognition as a junior after completing 121-of-211 passes for 2,104 yards and 17 scores as a junior.

Personal: Born Devin Jarvis Powell on Dec. 22, 1992, in New Orleans, La...son of Aubrey and Barbara Powell...has one sister, Donya Smith...majoring in health and wellness.

Powell's Career Passing Stats

Year GP-GS Att Cmp Pct. Yds TD INT Long Effic.
2012* 2-1 57 30 .526 255 1 3 66 85.5
2013 8-2 110 60 .545 681 5 5 49 112.5
Career 10-3 167 90 .539 936 6 8 66 103.2
*received medical redshirt