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Step Durham
Step  Durham
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jacksonville, Fla.

High School:
Atlantic Coast

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 194

Position:
DB

Birthdate:
06/10/1995


05/14/2018

GT FB Notebook: Game-Worn Helmets Sell Out; Two Sign NFL Deals

125 white "honeycomb" helmets sold in two-and-a-half hours; Durham and Freeman ink with Chiefs, Saints

04/29/2018

Eight Yellow Jackets Join NFL Ranks

Griffin, Jeune, Simmons highlight latest Georgia Tech football letterwinners in pro football

03/16/2018

Georgia Tech Football Holds 2018 Pro Day

14 former Yellow Jackets work out in front of reps from 23 professional football teams

03/14/2018

Georgia Tech Football to Hold Pro Day on Friday

14 former Yellow Jackets to perform for pro football personnel

12/15/2017

19 Student-Athletes Graduate

Degrees were conferred during Georgia Tech's fall commencement on Saturday at McCamish Pavilion

11/04/2017

Georgia Tech at Virginia (USATSI)

Images from the Yellow Jackets hitting the road to face the Cavaliers in ACC action

10/21/2017

Georgia Tech vs. Wake Forest (photos by Danny Karnik and Austin Foote)

Georgia Tech football takes on Wake Forest on October 21st, 2017.

09/30/2017

Georgia Tech vs. North Carolina (Photos by Danny Karnik, Austin Foote, and Karl L. Moore)

Georgia Tech football defeated North Carolina, 33-7, on September 30th, 2017 at Bobby Dodd Stadium.

09/23/2017

USATSI Gallery - Pittsburgh @ Georgia Tech

USATSI Gallery - Pittsburgh @ Georgia Tech

09/09/2017

USATSI Gallery - Jacksonville State @ Georgia Tech

USATSI Gallery - Jacksonville State @ Georgia Tech

2017 (Senior): Started all 11 games at cornerback ... Led team with six pases defended (five pass breakups, one interception) ... Five pass breakups tied for team lead ... Had a hand in three takeaways (INT, fumble recovery and forced fumble) ... Recorded 30 tackles (25 solo) ... Opened the season with four tackles and a pass breakup in double-overtime loss to Tennessee (Sept. 4) ... Intercepted a pass in home-opening win over Jacksonville State (Sept. 9) ... Recorded five solo tackles and two pass breakups in win over Wake Forest (Oct. 21) ...Had a career-high eight tackles and recovered a fumble against No. 7 Clemson (Oct. 28) ... Forced a fumble and broke up a pass at Duke (Nov. 18).

2016 (Junior): Started 11 games at cornerback … Missed two games (Oct. 1 vs. Miami, Oct. 8 at Pittsburgh) due to injury … Ranked ninth on the team with 35 tackles ... Ranked second on the squad with six pass breakups … Recorded at least one tackle in every game … Had three stops and two pass breakups in season-opening win versus Boston College (Sept. 3) … Notched a then-career-high five tackles in back-to-back road games versus nationally ranked teams – at No. 18 North Carolina (Nov. 5) and at No. 18 Virginia Tech (Nov. 12) … Had three pass breakups over the final four games, including one in the regular-season finale at Georgia (Nov. 26) ... Closed the season with a career-high six tackles in a 33-18 TaxSlayer Bowl victory over Kentucky (Dec. 31).

2015 (Sophomore): Played in eight games with one start ... Finished season with seven tackles - all solo ... Did not record any stats in action vs. Alcorn State (Sept. 3) and Tulane (Sept. 12) ... Recorded one solo stop at Notre Dame (Sept. 19) ... Made two tackles at Duke (Sept. 26) ... Made first-career start vs. Florida State (Oct. 24), recording two tackles.

2014 (True Freshman): Played in eight games ... Had four tackles and broke up pass ... Tallied season-high two solo stops in Tech’s 49-34 Orange Bowl win over Mississippi State (Dec. 31) ... Had one solo tackle against Virginia (Nov. 1) ... Recorded first-career tackle at Tulane (Sept. 6) ... Had one pass breakup in collegiate debut against Wofford (Aug. 30).

High School: Atlantic Coast H.S., December 2013 ... Played under coach Kevin Sullivan... Earned four varsity letters and served three years as team captain ... Was first freshman in school history to start for varsity team ... Considered highest-ranked prospect in Atlantic Coast H.S. history ... Earned 2014 USMC All-American honors ... Named all-region and all-district ... Named to 2013 Florida Times-Union Super 11... Four-star recruit by Rivals ... No. 23-ranked player at position and 46th-ranked prospect in Florida ... Played on school’s basketball and track teams as freshman... Made National Honor Society.

Personal: Full name is Stepheny Durham IV ... Parents are Stepheny and Willa Durham ... Born June 10, 1995, in Jacksonville, Fla. ... Has three siblings – Tiesha, Ceteria and Cherish ... Cousin is LeRoy Butler, former Florida State and Green Bay Packers standout ... Began playing football at age five ... Says biggest athletic accomplishment was verbally committing to Georgia Tech on June 8, 2013 ... Chose Georgia Tech because of education, location and football program ... Graduated from Georgia Tech in December 2017 with a bachelor's degree in business administration.



CAREER HIGHS
Tackles: 8 at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Solo Tackles: 6, twice - last at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Tackles for Loss: 1.0 vs. North Carolina, Sept. 30, 2017
Sacks: 1.0 vs. North Carolina, Sept. 30, 2017
Pass Breakups: 2, twice - last vs. Wake Forest, Oct. 21, 2017
Forced Fumbles: 1 at Duke, Nov. 18, 2017
Fumble Recoveries: 1, twice - last at No. 7 Clemson, Oct. 28, 2017
Interceptions: 1 vs. Jacksonville State, Sept. 9, 2017