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Omarion Cooper

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Omarion Cooper - Football - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

position
Defensive Back
height
6'0"
weight
188
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year
Sophomore
hometown
Lehigh Acres, Fla.
high school
Lehigh Senior

2021:

Appeared in eight games with starts in each of final three contests…recorded 16 tackles, two interceptions and four pass breakups…Devaughn Darling Defensive Freshman of the Year…had two tackles, one interception and four pass breakups vs. Miami in first collegiate start…named ACC Defensive Back and Rookie of the Week for his performance vs. Hurricanes…first true freshman nationally with four pass breakups and one interception in a game since Virginia Tech’s Kendall Fuller in 2013 and first FSU defender with that line since Derwin James in 2017…five passes defended and four pass breakups were highest single-game totals in ACC in 2021…passes defended total tied for third-highest single-game total nationally and pass breakups were tied for fifth-highest single-game total in America…registered season-high five tackles in season finale at Florida…had one solo stop vs. Louisville in collegiate debut…made two solo tackles vs. Syracuse…had three tackles vs. UMass…made one interception at Clemson…was FSU’s first interception by a true freshman since 2018…registered one tackle vs. North Carolina State…made two solo stops at Boston College.

BEFORE FSU:

Composite four-star recruit rated 41st-highest prospect in Florida and No. 22 cornerback nationally in 247Sports Composite…rated No. 9 in America at his position and No. 20 overall in Florida by ESPN…ranked 136th in ESPN300…three-year letterman at Lehigh Senior…recorded 81 tackles, 21 pass breakups, three interceptions, one fumble recovery and multiple blocked kicks…recorded 29 tackles, one interception and four pass breakups as a senior…junior season made 25 tackles, one interception, six pass breakups and one blocked field goal while helping Lightning advance to 7A state playoffs…registered 27 tackles, one interception, 11 pass breakups and one fumble recovery as a sophomore.