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Donovan Franklin

Position Running Back
Height 5'9''
Weight 182 lbs.
Hometown Severn, Md.
High School Old Mill HS
Class RS-Junior

Career Honors: 2019: Academic All-Big 12 First Team; Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and Athletic Director’s Honor Roll (spring).

2019 (RJr.): An Academic All-Big 12 First Team honoree … Saw playing time in the first two games of the season as well as vs. TTU … Did not record any statistics for the year. Indiana State: Saw playing time but did not record any stats … Coastal Carolina: Saw playing time vs. the Chanticleers, but did not record any statistics.

2018 (Jr.): Sat out the season under NCAA transfer rules.

2017 (So. at Army): Saw action in seven games … Recorded one rush for seven yards against Rice.

2016 (Fr. at Army): Appeared in a pair of games … Made his collegiate debut against Lafayette and also saw action opposite Wake Forest … Did not record any statistics.

High School: Three-year letterwinner in football at Old Mill Senior HS under head coach Chad McCormick … Won the Jim Rhodes Memorial Trophy as Anne Arundel Player of the Year, which is given by the Touchdown Club of Annapolis in Maryland … Named All-State, All-County and All-Metro during his career … Regional champion in 4×100 in track … County champion in 55-meter dash.

Personal: Majoring in sociology with a minor in sport management.