Emeka Okafor
    72
    Emeka Okafor

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Sunnyvale, Texas

    High School:
    Sunnyvale

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 322

    Position:
    OL

    Birthdate:
    12/03/1992

    2013
    Played in all 13 games as a reserve offensive lineman and special teams contributor ... member of team's field goal team ... finished the year with 32 offensive snaps ... part of an offensive line that ranked fourth in The American Athletic Conference with 29 sacks given up ... team ranked third in the league with an average of 33.2 points per game.

    2012
    Did not see any action.

    2011
    Reserve offensive lineman that helped block for the nation's top offense ... UH led the country in passing yardage (450.1) and total offense (599.1) ... Also led America in scoring offense (49.3) ... Offensive line allowed just 1.3 sacks per game.

    High School
    Earned First-Team All-District 6-2A honors ... Was the Sunnyvale High School Male Athlete of the Year in 2008 and 2009 ... High school coach was Ben Wright ... Is the first athlete from Sunnyvale High to earn a full scholarship ... Was the district champion in the shot put as a junior ... Also played basketball ... Chose Houston over North Texas, SMU and UTEP.

    Personal

    Born Dec. 3, 1992 ... Son of Betty and Chris Okafor ... majoring in human resources development.

    Shop Now at the Official
    Online Store

      Divider image