• 2018 Athlon Sports Preseason AAC Third Team
2017: Started all 12 games ... fifth on the team with 62 tackles ... fourth on the team with 6.5 tackles for a loss of 43 yards ... tallied eight stops including one for a loss of three yards vs. Fresno State in the Hawaii Bowl ... had six tackles and one for a loss of five yards in win over Navy ... tallied four tackles at Tulane ... had six tackles, one tackle for loss and a fumble recovery in win vs. ECU ... tallied seven tackles and one for a loss in win at No. 17 USF ... tallied seven tackles at Tulsa ... recorded a sack for a loss of 24 yards and four tackles in win at Temple ... had a career-high eight tackles and a half tackle for loss vs. Texas Tech ... finished with four tackles and a sack for a loss of two yards at Arizona.
2016: Appeared in all 13 games for Houston, while making five starts with his first start in a road win at Cincinnati ... had four tackles and a quarterback hurry in a home win over UCF ... had three tackles and a pass breakup in a road loss at SMU ... tallied four tackles and a fumble recovery for a game-winning 24-yard touchdown in a win over Tulsa ... had three tackles and two quarterback hurries vs. UConn.
High School: Named to the 2013 distric 21-5A all-district first team as a tight end ... two-star recruit by Rivals, Scout and 247Sports ... also a member of the North Shore High School basketball program.
Personal: Majoring in Supply Chain & Logistics Technology.
Emeke Egbule's Career Bests
Tackles: 8, Texas Tech (2017)
Tackles for Loss: 1.0, 6x, last vs. Navy (2017)
Sacks: 1.0, 3x, last at Temple (2017)
Fumbles Recovered: 1, twice, last vs. ECU (2017)
QBH: 2, UConn (2016)
PBU: 1, at SMU (2016)
Kickoff Returns: 1, at Cincinnati (2016)
Kickoff Return Yards: 3, at Cincinnati (2016)
Long Kickoff Return: 3, at Cincinnati (2016)