Amir Riep Bio – Wiki
Amir Riep is an American football player from Cincinnati who plays as a safety for the Ohio State Buckeyes football team.
Riep appeared in 12 games last year during his sophomore season, recording tackles against Minnesota, Rutgers, and Nebraska. He is a veteran of 26 games played and has recorded 13 tackles
He is 21 years old.
Amir is the son of Katherine Gowdy and Maurice Riep.
Amir enrolled at Colerain.
he played in all 14 games as a true freshman for the 2017 Big Ten champion Buckeyes and earned his first Varsity O letter … most of his production came on special teams, but he did have defensive snaps in a handful of games and contributed 10 tackles, one pass break-up, and his first career interception, in the win over Nebraska … Riep is majoring in the sport industry.
More on Amir: Riep was a unanimous 4-star prospect and one of the most coveted prospects from Ohio in his recruiting cycle with more than 40 scholarship offers … a four-year starter for coach Tom Bolden at Colerain High School.
Riep was rated as high as the 99th overall player by Scout with Top 25 cornerback rankings by all the rating services and a high of No. 12 by ESPN … helped Colerain to its 17th consecutive Greater Miami Conference championship and No. 1 state ranking before finishing 11-1 in 2016 … despite missing three games with an injury.
He was named all-GMC in 2016 on the strength of 20 tackles and four interceptions, giving him 15 career interceptions.
Two Ohio State players were charged with kidnapping and rape by Columbus Police on Tuesday, following an alleged incident last week.
Warrants have been issued for the arrest of senior cornerback Amir Riep and redshirt senior linebacker/safety Jahsen Wint.
According to a criminal complaint obtained by ElevenWarriors.com, both players face first-degree felonies for allegedly raping a woman on February 4.
The affidavit states that shortly before 10 p.m. last Tuesday, the two players “forced vaginal intercourse with another by the purposely compelling said victim to submit by force.”
The complaint states that the victim had consensual intercourse with Riep. Once she stopped, saying she “did not want to continue”, Wint entered the room. Riep is then alleged to have raped her, followed by Wint.