10 Adekunle Olusanya
10 Adekunle Olusanya
Height: 6-1
Weight: 217
Year: R-Sr.
Hometown: Tampa, Fla.
High School: Sickles
Position: ILB

2016 — Appeared in 10 games and posted three starts, including two at weak side linebacker and one at strong safety...garnered a career high 13 tackles in his start at weak side linebacker against Kennesaw State...followed that up with 10 stops at and half sack in a start versus Samford...recorded his third start (at strong safety) in a 10-tackle performance against Wofford...did not play in the season finale against Mercer due to injury...finished the season with 38 tackles and three tackles for-loss...named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll.
 
2015 — Saw action in 10 of 11 games, totaling seven tackles...tallied five tackles in season ending contest at Wofford.

2014 — Battled a chronic hamstring condition over the entire season but managed to earn playing time in five games, including his first career start at safety in the season finale versus Chattanooga...came off the bench against Samford to contribute 10 tackles...saw extensive playing time the following week versus VMI, totaling seven tackles...credited with five stops versus UTC...finished the season with 23 tackles.

2013 — Member of scout team...named to the SoCon Academic Honor Roll.

High School: 2013 graduate of Sickles (6A) High School...football coach was Brian Turner...played cornerback, linebacker, and safety...Scout.com 2-Star...totaled 107 tackles, two sacks, and three caused fumbles in leading Sickles to 8-3 record in 2012...earned all-conference, Tampa Tribune second team All-Hillsborough County, and Associated Press honorable mention all-state honors...had 93 tackles and recorded a pair of interceptions playing safety in 2011, his junior year, collecting all-conference accolades...also played soccer.

Personal:  Full name is Adekunle Oluwabusayomi Olusanya...born September 30, 1994, in Boston, Massachusetts...father, Akin, and mother, Esther, are Nigerian-born...has three brothers...health sciences major.