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  Devontae Booker
Devontae  Booker

Player Profile

Sacramento, Calif.

High School:
Grant Union HS

Last College:
American River College

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 212





No. 18 Utah Football Upsets No. 13 Oregon, 62-20

Travis Wilson has 327 yards of total offense for the Utes.


Devontae Booker Leads No. 21 Utah over Fresno State, 45-24

Utah scores two special teams touchdowns on a kickoff and punt return.


Strong Second Half Lifts Utah Football to 24-14 Win over Utah State

Utah scores 10 unanswered points and the defense forces two fourth-quarter turnovers in the win.


Utah Football Defeats Michigan, 24-17, to Open 2015 Season

Utes have three interceptions in front of the largest crowd in Utah history.


Utah Takes Down Colorado, 38-34

Travis Wilson threw for 311 yards and three touchdowns to lead Utah


Arizona 27, Utah 30

The Utes fall on the road against Arizona, on November 14, 2015.


Utah 34, Washington 23

Photos from Utah @ Washington on November 7, 2015.


Oregon State, 12 vs. Utah, 27

Utah (7-1, 4-1) holds a game lead in the Pac-12 South over UCLA (6-2, 3-2) with four games remaining, including the Bruins on Nov. 21.


Utah Vs. USC

The Utes are on the road against USC, on October 24, 2015.


Arizona State @ Utah

Photos from Arizona State @ Utah on Oct. 17, 2015

UTAH: made the All-Pac-12 first team in his first NCAA season ... fast, powerful back is also an excellent pass catcher and blocker ... one of just two players ever at Utah to record back-to-back 1,000-yard rushing seasons ... just one of three players to accomplish two 1,000-yard seasons over his Utah career ... set Utah school record with 120.6 career rushing average ... tied the school record with 14 100-yard rushing games and ranks third in net rushing yards (2,773), fourth with 560 career carries and sixth with 21 rushing touchdowns ... has 23 total career touchdowns.

2015--Played and started in 10 games before suffering a season-ending knee injury … Maxwell Award semifinalist (national player of the year) … Doak Walker Award semifinalist (nation’s top running back) … SI.com Midseason All-America second team … third in the Pac-12 (12th in the NCAA) with 126.1 rushing yards per game … averaged 130.9 rushing yards per game in Pac-12 games (4.98 ypc) … 1,261 net rushing yards on 268 carries (4.7 ypc) … third in the Pac-12 with seven 100-yard rushing games: California (222), Fresno State (156), Washington (150), Arizona (145), Oregon State (121), Utah State (120) and Arizona State (118) … Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week after going for a season-high 222 rushing yards against Cal, the ninth-most in school history, and totaling a season-high 267 all-purpose yards (45 receiving yards on four catches) … 11 rushing touchdowns is tied for third in the conference … at the time of the injury, led the nation with 305 touches from scrimmage (30.5 per game) and carries per game (26.8) … 34 carries against Cal, Washington and Arizona, the eighth-most in school history, and the most in the Pac-12 this season … 157.9 all-purpose yards per game ranks eighth in the NCAA and third in the Pac-12 … 37 catches for 318 yards … season-best 57 receiving yards against Michigan (seven catches) … 56 receiving yards at Fresno State (five catches) … threw a 25-yard touchdown pass at Oregon … team captain.

2014--First-team All-Pac-12 running back was also the All-Pac-12 Academic first-team running back ... averaged 116.3 yards per game overall ... after playing sparingly in the first three games, he averaged 133.3 yards in the final 10 games (130.1 against Pac-12 teams) ... 116.3-yard rushing average was second in the Pac-12 and No. 21 nationally ... 1,512 yards ranks second all-time in a season at Utah ... 292 carries ranked third in a season at Utah, 116.3 yards per game was fifth and 10 rushing touchdowns tied for the sixth most ... seven 100-yard games tied for the third-most in a season in school history ... 100-yard games came against Oregon State (229), Washington State (178), Colorado State (162), UCLA (156), Arizona State (146), Arizona (142) and USC (102) ... ran for 100 yards in Utah's first five conference games, which tied him for the second-most consecutive 100-yard games in school history ... 229 yards at Oregon State was the best single-game rushing total in the Pac-12 in 2014 ... had the two busiest rushing games in the Pac-12 with 37 carries against Arizona State and 33 against UCLA ... finished second in the Pac-12 and 17th in the nation in all-purpose yards per game (144.2) ... 1,875 all-purpose yards ranked third in a season at Utah ... tied for the second-most receptions on the team (43) for 306 yards and two touchdowns ... season-best 110 receiving yards and a TD against Oregon.

PRIOR TO UTAH: Signed with Washington State out of high school before enrolling at American River College ... first-team all-Valley Conference in 2012 when he led the conference in rushing yards per game and touchdowns ... rushed for 1,472 yards and 15 touchdowns and also had nine receptions for 58 yards and two touchdowns his sophomore season ... 22 carries for 282 yards (12.8 average) and five touchdowns vs. Monterey ... three kickoff returns for 164 yards (54.7 average) and a touchdown against Santa Rosa ... as a freshman, he rushed for 793 yards (7.93 average, 79.3 yards per game) and 12 touchdowns ... also caught 10 passes for 143 yards and a touchdown, and ran back 10 kickoffs for 348 yards and a touchdown in 2011 ... American River played in the 2012 Northern California Football Association championship game ... sat out the 2013 season to finish academic coursework ... as a senior at Grant Union High (Calif.) in 2009, he rushed for 2,884 yards and 45 touchdowns ... won U.S. Air Force National Player of the Week ... 2009 first-team MaxPreps All-State Division I ... NorCalPreps.com Division I Player of the Year ... second-team CalHiSports.com all-state ... Sacramento Bee all-Metro in 2008 and 2009 ... led Grant High to the 2008 CIF State Open Division state title, leading the team in rushing yards (1,850) and touchdowns (36).

PERSONAL: Son of Ronnie and Francis Booker ... sociology major will receive his bachelor's degree in December ... full name is Devontae Dupree Booker ... born May 27, 1992.


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