55 Sam McKnight
55 - Sam McKnight
Height: 6-3
Weight: 265
Year: R-Jr.
Hometown: Cleveland Heights, Ohio
High School: Glenville
Position: DL
gp 13
tk 23.0
sac 2.5
int -
ffum -

2017: Played in four games making two tackles including one tackle for loss.

2016: Did not play. 

2015: Redshirted

Prior to Ohio: Three-year letterman...conference champions...team ranked 12th in Cleveland and the Cleveland Plain Dealer...Named Second Team All-Ohio, All-Conference and Northeast Lakes All-District Division II...During his career had 30 solo tackles, 52 assisted tackles, 16 sacks and nine tackles for loss...served as team captain for one year. 

Personal: Born April 7, 1997...Son of Sam and Lashun McKnight.

Recent Games
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St. W, 27-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 20 12
Assists 3 1
Tackles 23.0 13.0
Tackles per game 1.8 1.6
Sacks 2.5 -
Sack yards 15 -
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries 1 -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St. W, 27-0 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St. W, 27-0 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St. W, 27-0 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - - - - 0
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - - - - 0
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - - - - 0
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - - - - 0
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - - - - 0
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - - - - 0
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - - - - 0
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - - - - 0
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - - - - 0
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St. W, 27-0 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St. W, 27-0 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St. W, 27-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 1 - - - - 0
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 1 - - - - 0
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 1 - - - - 0
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 1 - - - - 0
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 1 - - - - 0
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 1 - - - - 0
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 1 - - - - 0
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 1 - - - - 0
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 1 - - - - 0
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 1 - - - - 0
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 1 - - - - 0
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St. W, 27-0 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St. W, 27-0 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 Howard W, 38-32 3 0 3.0 1 5 1 5 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 vs. Virginia L, 45-31 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 at Cincinnati L, 34-30 3 1 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 Massachusetts W, 58-42 1 1 2.0 0.5 0 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Kent St. W, 27-26 4 0 4.0 - - 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 at Northern Ill. L, 24-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 Bowling Green W, 49-14 3 1 4.0 - - 1 3 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 Ball St. W, 52-14 1 0 1.0 - - 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Western Michigan W, 59-14 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 7 at Miami (Ohio) L, 30-28 2 0 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 Buffalo W, 52-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 Akron W, 49-28 1 0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 19 vs. San Diego St. W, 27-0 1 0 1.0 1 10 1 10 - 1 - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2016-17 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 13 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2019-20 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 24 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2016-17 3 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 3 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 13 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 5 - - - - - - - -
Total 24 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2016-17 3 - - - - - - -
2017-18 3 - - - - - - -
2018-19 13 - - - - - - -
2019-20 5 - - - - - - -
Total 24 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2016-17 3 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 3 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 13 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 5 - - - - - - - 0
Total 24 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2016-17 3 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 3 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 13 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 5 - - - - - - - -
Total 24 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2016-17 3 - - - - 0 .0
2017-18 3 - - - - 0 .0
2018-19 13 - - - - 0 .0
2019-20 5 - - - - 0 .0
Total 24 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2016-17 3 0 2 2.0 .7 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 3 1 1 2.0 .7 - - 1 6 - - - - - - -
2018-19 13 20 3 23.0 1.8 2.5 15 5 22 - 1 0 - - - -
2019-20 5 3 4 7.0 1.4 - - 1 5 - - - - - - -
Total 24 24 10 34.0 1.4 2.5 15 7 33 - 1 0 - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 13 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
December 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 13 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 2 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
December 1 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 13 - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral 2 - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - -
December 1 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 13 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 8 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 2 - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 4 - - - - - - - 0
December 1 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 13 - - - - - - - -
Conference 8 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 2 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
December 1 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 13 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 8 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 6 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral 2 - - - - 0 .0
-
Wins 9 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 4 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 4 - - - - 0 .0
October 4 - - - - 0 .0
November 4 - - - - 0 .0
December 1 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
December 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 13 20 3 23.0 1.8 2.5 15 5 22 - 1 0 - - - -
Conference 8 12 1 13.0 1.6 - - 3 7 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 6 9 2 11.0 1.8 1.5 5 3 9 - - - - - - -
Away 5 10 1 11.0 2.2 - - 1 3 - - - - - - -
Neutral 2 1 0 1.0 .5 1 10 1 10 - 1 0 - - - -
-
Wins 9 15 2 17.0 1.9 2.5 15 5 22 - 1 0 - - - -
Losses 4 5 1 6.0 1.5 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 7 2 9.0 2.3 1.5 5 1 5 - - - - - - -
October 4 8 1 9.0 2.3 - - 3 7 - - - - - - -
November 4 4 0 4.0 1.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
December 1 1 0 1.0 1.0 1 10 1 10 - 1 0 - - - -