2017: Started all 11 regular-season games in 2017... has totaled 54 tackles, 5.5 tackles for a loss of 40 yards, second-best on the team ... had six tackles and one for a loss of five yards in win over Navy (Nov. 24) ... tallied four tackles at Tulane (Nov. 18) ... had six tackles, one tackle for loss and a fumble recovery in win vs. ECU (Nov. 4) ... tallied seven tackles and one for a loss of yardage in win at No. 17 USF (Oct. 28) ... had three tackles vs. Memphis (Oct. 19) ... tallied seven tackles at Tulsa (Oct. 14) ... had two tackles in win over SMU (Oct. 7) ... tallied a sack for a loss of 24 yards and four tackles in win at Temple (Sept. 30) ... had a career-high eight tackles and a 0.5 tackle for loss vs. Texas Tech (Sept. 23) ... tallied three tackles in win over Rice (Sept. 16) ... started opener at Arizona (Sept. 9) at OLB ... finished with four tackles and a sack for a loss of two yards.
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)