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Demetrius Douglas
Demetrius  Douglas

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Portland, Ore.

High School:
Jesuit HS

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 181

Position:
WR

Major:
Undeclared


09/06/2017

Passing Game Showed Promise In Opener

Minnesota passed for 239 yards in opener, which is something it did only twice last season

09/09/2017

09.09.17 Football vs. Oregon State

09.09.17 Football vs. Oregon State

PRONUNCIATION:



2017 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Made Minnesota and collegiate debut against Buffalo and caught six passes for 36 yards • caught one pass for four yards at Oregon State • made four catches for 43 yards against Middle Tennessee. 

HIGH SCHOOL:
Attended Jesuit High School in Portland, Oregon • wore No. 17 for the Crusaders • started at wide receiver and corner as he helped his team to a 12-1 record in 2016 • team went 26-1 his last two seasons and won a state championships his junior year • as a senior, recorded 38 receptions for 884 yards and 10 touchdowns • made 17 tackles, broke up seven passes and recorded five interceptions • consensus three-star corner recruit by Scout, Rivals, 247 and ESPN, but projects to play receiver at Minnesota • ranked as No. 2 corner in Oregon and as No. 49 corner in his class by Scout • 247 Sports listed him as the No. 6 prospect in Oregon, while ESPN had him at No. 9 and Rivals at No. 10 • coached by Ken Potter. 

PERSONAL: Born March 17, 1999 • Son of Omar and Adriane Douglas • has two sisters (Avery and Alex) father, Omar, played receiver at Minnesota from 1990-93 and ranks tied for eighth in receptions (130), tied for ninth in receiving touchdowns (14) and tenth in school history in receiving yards (1,681) • Omar, owns school record for touchdowns in a game with five (Oct. 9, 1993 vs. Purdue) and spent four years in the NFL with the New York Giants.

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