Tulane is 2-6 on the season
Green Wave set to return 23 lettermen which started games in 2014, including four of five offensive linemen
Offense rolls up 337 yards while the defense posted 2.0 sacks among 8.0 tackles for loss with 2 interceptions
Green Wave fine tune all three phases of the game with an eye on Saturday's scrimmage
Green Wave head indoors to New Orleans Saints Facility for two-hour session on Wednesday morning
Photos By Parker Waters
Tulane at Rutgers - Sept. 27, 2014 - High Point Solutions Stadium
Tulane vs. ULL - R&L Carriers New Orleans Bowl - Mercendes-Benz Superdome - Dec. 21, 2013
Tulane vs. Tulsa - Oct. 26, 2013 - Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Career Notes: Three-year letterman has played in 17 games with four starts at quarterback…is 116-of-229 passing (.507) for 1,204 yards (10.38 avg.), seven touchdowns, eight interceptions and a passer efficiency rating of 97.9…opens fall camp as a backup quarterback.
2015: Played in five games as a redshirt-junior with one start…completed 16-of-36 passes (.444) for 157 yards (9.81 avg.), one touchdown and a passer efficiency of 90.2…started vs Houston (10/16) going 11-of-28 for 88 yards…threw a touchdown pass in the fourth quarter vs UCF (10/3) while going 2-for-3 for 35 yards…made his season-debut at Georgia Tech (9/12), completing 1-of-3 attempts for 12 yards…was 1-for-1 for 15 yards vs Maine (9/19) and 1-for-1 for seven yards at Temple (10/10).2014: Played in two games as a redshirt-sophomore…was 10-for-26 (.384) for 111 yards (11.1 avg.) while rushing five times for 24 yards (4.8 avg.)…completed 4-of-11 passes for 58 yards and ran once for a seven- yard gain vs Georgia Tech (9/6)…added 53 yards on 6-of-15 passing while running for 17 yards at Rutgers (9/27).
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