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Darren Barnett
Darren Barnett

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Princeton

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 181

Position:
CB

Birthdate:
05/22/1984

Experience:
SQ


Ticketed for back-up duty at right cornerback, behind Roderick Maples...AS A FRESHMAN: Appeared in three games (vs. Eastern Michigan, Rice and Northwestern) in 2002 and played 14 minutes...produced three tackles, including two solo hits, in the season opener vs. Eastern Michigan while playing a season-high 10 minutes...HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Associated Press Division I All-Ohio selection as a senior...played three positions - wide receiver, cornerback and safety - for Coach Scott Miltenberger at Princeton High School in Cincinnati...caught 91 passes for 1,221 yards (13.4 avg.) and 14 touchdowns in 2001...his 91 receptions mark the sixth-best single-season total in Ohio prep history...led the Greater Miami Conference in receptions, receiving yards, interceptions (6) and punt returns (18.2 avg.)...helped Princeton to an 8-4 overall record in 2001, including a trip to the Division I regional semifinals - its first playoff appearance in eight years...had a school-record 17 catches for 260 yards and three TDs vs. Moeller in the regular-season finale...caught 13 passes for 179 yards and three scores in a 36-30 double-overtime victory over Fairfield...had 10 receptions for 124 yards and three TDs vs. Springfield South in the season opener...also returned an interception 47 yards for a touchdown vs. Springfield South...scored on a 39-yard interception return vs. Lakota East...returned punts for TDs in back-to-back games vs. Middleton (60 yards) and Lakota West (68)...swingman averaged 9.7 points and 1.9 steals as a senior for the Viking basketball team...his uncle, Harlon Barnett, earned All-America honors as a cornerback at Michigan State in 1989 and spent seven years in the National Football League...son of Marla Barnett...born May 22, 1984.

Barnett's Statistics
	G/GS	UT	AT	TM	TFL
2002	3/0	2	1	3	0-0