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#97 Romeo McKnight

Height 6-5
Weight 235 lbs.
Class Fr.
Hometown Crystal Lake, Ill.
High School Crystal Lake Central

2017 – – Did not see any game action . . . suffered injury in midseason that forced him out of action.

2016 – – Redshirted.

High School honors — Ranked as the No. 9 prospect in Illinois… Career — Played both defensive end and running back as a prep . . . missed his senior season because of injury… also competed in wrestling, winning Illinois Class 2A state title at 220 pounds as a junior and earning All-America honors three years.

Personal — Born 3/25/98, in South Bend, Ind…. business major… mother is Michele McKnight… high school coach was Jon McLaughlin.