Running Back
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 215
Year: Freshman
City/State: Euless, Texas
High School: Trinity


2010 (Sophomore) - Game by Game
Western Kentucky: Robinson was held in check in the opener, rushing four times for no yards. Idaho: Had two carries for two yards in limited duty. Washington: Saw action in the second half in the win over Washington, totaling five yards on four carries. South Dakota State: Did not have a carry in Nebraska's 17-3 victory over SDSU. Kansas State: Robinson had his longest carry of the year, a 5-yard run, on his only carry against Kansas State. Texas: Robinson played, but did not have a carry against Texas. Oklahoma State and Missouri: Did not play. Iowa State: Did not play. Kansas: Saw time in the backfield, but did not have a carry in the Huskers' 20-3 victory.
Texas A&M: Did not play. Colorado: Saw his most extensive playing time of the season, carrying 13 times for 55 yards - all in the second half - to help NU clinch the North Division title...set season highs in rushes, yards and receptions, as he hauled in an 8-yard pass from Zac Lee for a first down on NU's final drive.

2009 (Freshman)
Robinson did not play in the first five games, but appeared in eight of the season's final nine games and rushed for 165 yards and two touchdowns on 39 carries, while adding four receptions. He rushed for a season-high 77 yards and a touchdown on 15 carries against Iowa State, then had 61 yards and a touchdown on 13 carries at Baylor. He also caught three passes for 22 yards against the Bears. Robinson added 11 rushing yards against Oklahoma, 10 at Kansas and six vs. Arizona.

Before Nebraska (Trinity HS)
Robinson was one of eight players from Texas in NU's 2009 class. He split time between tailback and fullback as a senior for a 13-1 Euless Trinity team that was ranked No. 1 in the nation for part of the year, before being knocked out in the quarterfinals of the Class 5A playoffs. Robinson finished the season with 614 rushing yards on 112 carries, while adding 11 rushing touchdowns for Coach Steve Lineweaver. Robinson also caught 10 passes.

Robinson also starred for the Trojans as both a sophomore and junior. During his junior season, Robinson rushed for 885 yards and 17 touchdowns and averaged better than 14 yards on 16 receptions out of the backfield. His efforts helped the Trojans to their second Class 5A state title in three seasons. Robinson first made an impact for Trinity as a sophomore in 2006, when he ran for 448 yards and 12 touchdowns.

Robinson was listed among the top 25 prospects in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area by the Dallas Morning News and was ranked among the top 70 running backs in the country by and Robinson committed to the Huskers in the summer of 2008, and only visited Nebraska, but had offers from Utah, New Mexico and Southern Miss to name a few.

Dontrayevous is the son of Linda Robinson and was born on Nov. 8, 1990. He is a business administration major and has been a volunteer at Elliott Elementary School. 

Robinson's Career Statistics












2009 8/0 39 176 11 165 4.2 20.6 23 at Baylor 2









23 at Baylor


Receiving: 4-26-0 in 2009, long-19 at Baylor

Single-Game Highs
15 vs. Iowa State, 2009
Rushing Yards-77 vs. Iowa State, 2009
Long Rush-23 at Baylor, 2009
Touchdowns-1 vs. Iowa State, Baylor, 2009
Receptions-3 at Baylor, 2009
Receiving Yards-22 at Baylor, 2009

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