8 Bryan Okeh
8 Bryan Okeh
Height: 6-4
Weight: 212
Year: So.
Hometown: Powder Springs, Ga.
High School: McEachern
Position: S

2016 — Part of contingent of eight true freshmen to earn playing time...appeared in all 11 contests and made two starts at safety against Chattanooga and Coastal Carolina...tallied a pair of stops, including one for-loss, and a pass breakup in his starting debut versus UTC...followed that up with four tackles against Coastal Carolina...recorded tackles in each of the final nine games...registered a tackle for a 13-yard loss against Wofford...finished the campaign with 17 tackles.

High School: 2016 graduate of McEachern (6A) High School...football coach was Kyle Hockmen...starred at safety...Rivals.com 2-star recruit...had offers from Charlotte, Tulane, Georgia State, and Ohio, in addition to five FCS schools...totaled 150 tackles and eight interceptions in his career...earned Atlanta Journal-Constitution All-Region 4-6A honors in 2015 after helping key his squad to a 9-1 regular season, region championship, and second round appearance in state playoffs...as a junior his team made it to semi-finals of state playoffs before losing to eventual champion Colquitt County...member of region championship basketball team his junior year.

Personal:  Full name is Bryan Ugochukwu Okeh...born February 13, 1998, in Austell, Georgia...son of Jane and Okezie Okeh...has three siblings — Chris, Olivia, and Angel...health sciences major.