14 EJ Colson
14 - EJ Colson
Height: 5-8
Weight: 200
Year: R-Sr.
Hometown: Middletown, OH
High School: Middletown
Position: RB
Major: Sport Management
gp 10
yds 886
yds/g 88.6
td 9

2018: G-MAC second team… He was ranked 5th in rushing touchdowns and rushing yards… Ranked 4th in rushing yards per game... Had 156 carries for 781 yards... In 10 games he scored 10 touchdowns... In the game against Kentucky Wesleyan (11/3) he ran for 98 yards and 3 touchdowns…

2017: First Team All-Great Midwest…Named G-MAC Player of the Week after running for 153 yards and four touchdowns at Alderson Broaddus (10/21)…Ranked 27 in nation in yards per carry (6.4), 60th in rushing TDs (nine) and 63rd in rushing yards per game (84.4)…Ran for 844 yards on 133 carries for the season…Also caught 15 passes for 156 yards and a score…Ran for 150 yards, including an 85-yard run, at Malone (9/30)…Closed season with 139 yards at Walsh (10/28), 106 yards against Kentucky Wesleyan (11/4) and 141 yards against Findlay (11/11), with one rushing score in each game.

2016: Appeared in nine games, making five starts…Ran for 300 yards and three touchdowns and also had 186 yards receiving with three scores…Ran season-high 24 times for 93 yards and a touchdown at Northern Michigan while also catching five passes for 76 yards and a score (10/22)…Ran for 60 yards and a touchdown at Walsh (10/29)…Caught four passes for 64 yards and a touchdown at Saginaw Valley (9/24)…Ran for 56 yards on just six carries at Lake Erie (10/8).

2015: Redshirted.

High School: Second Team All-GMC…Team’s MVP and Offensive Player of the Year…Registered over 1,200 all-purpose yards…Had a 100-yard kickoff return for a touchdown…Also plays basketball and runs track.

Personal: Son of LaRhonda and ElRondo Colson…Has one sibling, LeRon…Enjoys working out…Chose ODU because of the “great football team, great education and it’s close to home.”

Career Highs:
Rushes: 27 vs Findlay (11/11/17)
Yards: 174 vs Hillsdale (9/15/18)
Long: 85 at Malone (9/30/17)
Touchdowns: 4 at Alderson Broaddus (10/21/17)
Receptions: 5 twice
Yards: 76 at Northern Michigan (10/22/16)
Long:  31 vs Tiffin (10/20/18)
Touchdowns: 1 tied 4 times

Recent Games
Oct 5 at Alderson Broaddus W, 56-10
Oct 19 at Kentucky Wesleyan W, 47-7
Oct 26 Walsh W, 7-0
Nov 9 Lake Erie W, 49-10
Nov 16 at Hillsdale W, 17-7
Dec 7 vs. #23 Truman L, 21-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Rushes 173 133
Yards 886 796
Yards per game 88.6 113.7
Yards per rush 5.1 6.0
Touchdowns 9 9
Fumbles 1 1
Fumbles lost 0 0
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 7 at Shepherd W, 24-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at #1/1 Valdosta State L, 48-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Findlay W, 21-10 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Tiffin L, 41-31 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Alderson Broaddus W, 56-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Kentucky Wesleyan W, 47-7 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Walsh W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lake Erie W, 49-10 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Hillsdale W, 17-7 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 vs. #23 Truman L, 21-7 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 7 at Shepherd W, 24-21 10 15 1.5 18 0 - -
Sep 14 at #1/1 Valdosta State L, 48-21 7 16 2.3 5 0 - -
Sep 21 Findlay W, 21-10 12 52 4.3 22 0 - -
Sep 28 at Tiffin L, 41-31 14 88 6.3 32 0 - -
Oct 5 at Alderson Broaddus W, 56-10 14 115 8.2 63 3 - -
Oct 19 at Kentucky Wesleyan W, 47-7 16 140 8.8 27 3 - -
Oct 26 Walsh W, 7-0 21 122 5.8 43 0 - -
Nov 9 Lake Erie W, 49-10 24 129 5.4 24 2 1 0
Nov 16 at Hillsdale W, 17-7 32 150 4.7 30 1 - -
Dec 7 vs. #23 Truman L, 21-7 23 59 2.6 12 0 - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 7 at Shepherd W, 24-21 5 15 3.0 16 0 - -
Sep 14 at #1/1 Valdosta State L, 48-21 1 6 6.0 6 0 - -
Sep 21 Findlay W, 21-10 2 20 10.0 12 0 - -
Sep 28 at Tiffin L, 41-31 4 31 7.8 20 0 - -
Oct 5 at Alderson Broaddus W, 56-10 2 64 32.0 55 0 - -
Oct 19 at Kentucky Wesleyan W, 47-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Walsh W, 7-0 3 10 3.3 7 0 - -
Nov 9 Lake Erie W, 49-10 2 19 9.5 12 0 1 0
Nov 16 at Hillsdale W, 17-7 3 21 7.0 17 0 - -
Dec 7 vs. #23 Truman L, 21-7 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 7 at Shepherd W, 24-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 at #1/1 Valdosta State L, 48-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 Findlay W, 21-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 28 at Tiffin L, 41-31 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Alderson Broaddus W, 56-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Kentucky Wesleyan W, 47-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 Walsh W, 7-0 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 Lake Erie W, 49-10 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 at Hillsdale W, 17-7 - - - - - 0
Dec 7 vs. #23 Truman L, 21-7 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 7 at Shepherd W, 24-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at #1/1 Valdosta State L, 48-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Findlay W, 21-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Tiffin L, 41-31 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Alderson Broaddus W, 56-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Kentucky Wesleyan W, 47-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Walsh W, 7-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lake Erie W, 49-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Hillsdale W, 17-7 - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 vs. #23 Truman L, 21-7 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 7 at Shepherd W, 24-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at #1/1 Valdosta State L, 48-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Findlay W, 21-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Tiffin L, 41-31 1 28 28.0 28 0 - - - - -
Oct 5 at Alderson Broaddus W, 56-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Kentucky Wesleyan W, 47-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Walsh W, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lake Erie W, 49-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Hillsdale W, 17-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 vs. #23 Truman L, 21-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 7 at Shepherd W, 24-21 1 15 15 - - 30
Sep 14 at #1/1 Valdosta State L, 48-21 1 16 6 - - 22
Sep 21 Findlay W, 21-10 1 52 20 - - 72
Sep 28 at Tiffin L, 41-31 1 88 31 - 28 147
Oct 5 at Alderson Broaddus W, 56-10 1 115 64 - - 179
Oct 19 at Kentucky Wesleyan W, 47-7 1 140 - - - 140
Oct 26 Walsh W, 7-0 1 122 10 - - 132
Nov 9 Lake Erie W, 49-10 1 129 19 - - 148
Nov 16 at Hillsdale W, 17-7 1 150 21 - - 171
Dec 7 vs. #23 Truman L, 21-7 1 59 - - - 59
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 7 at Shepherd W, 24-21 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 14 at #1/1 Valdosta State L, 48-21 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 21 Findlay W, 21-10 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 28 at Tiffin L, 41-31 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 5 at Alderson Broaddus W, 56-10 18 3 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 19 at Kentucky Wesleyan W, 47-7 18 3 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 26 Walsh W, 7-0 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 9 Lake Erie W, 49-10 12 2 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 16 at Hillsdale W, 17-7 6 1 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Dec 7 vs. #23 Truman L, 21-7 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 7 at Shepherd W, 24-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 at #1/1 Valdosta State L, 48-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Findlay W, 21-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 at Tiffin L, 41-31 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Alderson Broaddus W, 56-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Kentucky Wesleyan W, 47-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Walsh W, 7-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Lake Erie W, 49-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Hillsdale W, 17-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 7 vs. #23 Truman L, 21-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2015-16 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2019-20 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 30 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2015-16 1 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 9 75 300 33.3 4.0 3 36 1 1
2017-18 10 133 844 84.4 6.3 9 85 - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 10 173 886 88.6 5.1 9 63 1 0
Total 30 381 2030 67.7 5.3 21 85 2 1
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2015-16 1 - - - - - - -
2016-17 9 18 2.0 186 20.7 10.3 3 34
2017-18 10 15 1.5 156 15.6 10.4 1 38
2018-19 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 10 22 2.2 186 18.6 8.5 0 55
Total 30 55 1.8 528 17.6 9.6 4 55
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2015-16 1 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 9 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 - - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 30 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2015-16 1 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 9 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 30 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2015-16 - - - - - - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 1 28 28.0 0 28 - - - - -
Total 1 28 28.0 0 28 - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2015-16 1 - - - - 0 .0
2016-17 9 300 186 - - 486 54.0
2017-18 10 844 156 - - 1000 100.0
2018-19 - - - - - 0 -
2019-20 10 886 186 - 28 1100 110.0
Total 30 2030 528 - 28 2586 86.2
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2015-16 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 36 4.0 3 3 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 60 6.0 9 1 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 54 5.4 9 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Total 150 5.0 21 4 0 - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2015-16 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 30 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
December 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 173 886 88.6 5.1 9 63 1 0
Conference 7 133 796 113.7 6.0 9 63 1 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 57 303 101.0 5.3 2 43 1 0
Away 6 93 524 87.3 5.6 7 63 - -
Neutral 1 23 59 59.0 2.6 0 12 - -
-
Wins 7 129 723 103.3 5.6 9 63 1 0
Losses 3 44 163 54.3 3.7 0 32 - -
-
September 4 43 171 42.8 4.0 0 32 - -
October 3 51 377 125.7 7.4 6 63 - -
November 2 56 279 139.5 5.0 3 30 1 0
December 1 23 59 59.0 2.6 0 12 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 22 2.2 186 18.6 8.5 0 55
Conference 7 16 2.3 165 23.6 10.3 0 55
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 7 2.3 49 16.3 7.0 0 12
Away 6 15 2.5 137 22.8 9.1 0 55
Neutral 1 - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 17 2.4 149 21.3 8.8 0 55
Losses 3 5 1.7 37 12.3 7.4 0 20
-
September 4 12 3.0 72 18.0 6.0 0 20
October 3 5 1.7 74 24.7 14.8 0 55
November 2 5 2.5 40 20.0 8.0 0 17
December 1 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
December 1 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
December 1 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 1 28 28.0 0 28 - - - - -
Conference 1 28 28.0 0 28 - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away 1 28 28.0 0 28 - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses 1 28 28.0 0 28 - - - - -
-
September 1 28 28.0 0 28 - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 886 186 - 28 1100 110.0
Conference 7 796 165 - 28 989 141.3
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 3 303 49 - - 352 117.3
Away 6 524 137 - 28 689 114.8
Neutral 1 59 - - - 59 59.0
-
Wins 7 723 149 - - 872 124.6
Losses 3 163 37 - 28 228 76.0
-
September 4 171 72 - 28 271 67.8
October 3 377 74 - - 451 150.3
November 2 279 40 - - 319 159.5
December 1 59 - - - 59 59.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 54 5.4 9 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Conference 54 7.7 9 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 12 4.0 2 0 - - - - - - - 0
Away 42 7.0 7 0 0 - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 54 7.7 9 0 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 0 0 0 - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 0 0 0 - - - - - - 0
October 36 12.0 6 0 - - - - - - - 0
November 18 9.0 3 0 - - - - - - - 0
December 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
December 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -