Skyhawk Football | Obi Nwankwo
|Hometown||West Chester, Ohio|
|Height/Weight||5-10 - 181 lbs.|
2012: Played in five games, tallying one tackle (at Southeast Missouri on Oct. 20).
2011: Played in six games for the Skyhawks…Recorded nine total tackles, six unassisted and three assisted…Tallied four solo tackles against Eastern Illinois.
2010: Started five games and played in 10...Recorded 35 tackles on the season, 23 unassisted tackles and 12 assisted tackles...Had a season-best eight tackles against Murray State…Secured an interception against Jacksonville State...Broke up four passes on the season.
BEFORE UTM: Played football at Lakota West High School for head coach Larry Cox...Named first-team all-city...Selected to the All-Greater Miami Conference first-team as a junior...Recorded 63 tackles, two interceptions, two forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries his senior year...Was the starting point guard on the basketball team for head coach Sean Van Winkle...Averaged 17 points per game and helped the Firebirds win the 2009 GMC championship and make a run in the state playoffs.
PERSONAL: Born on July 13, 1991…Son of Harford and Margaret Nwankwo…Majoring in engineering.