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2017 Football Roster

Chukwuma Okorafor

77 Chukwuma Okorafor

  • Position
    Offensive Lineman
  • Height
    6-6
  • Weight
    330
  • Class
    Senior
  • Hometown
    Southfield, Mich.
  • High School
    Southfield

Biography

• Named 2017 No. 4 Tackle to Watch by Mel Kiper
• Named 2016 First-Team All-MAC

2016 - Junior
• Started all 14 games at left tackle.
• Moved to left tackle after playing right tackle last year and again at right tackle in 2014. 
• Was part of a Bronco offensive line that was ranked No. 4 in the country by Pro Football Focus. 
• The team finished 24th in the country this season in rushing offense and allowed just 16 sacks on the year, the 13th fewest total in the country. 
• Opened holes for team to run for over 300 yards three times.
• Paved the way for Jarvion Franklin to rush for a WMU program-record 281 yards on the ground at Akron (10/15).

2015 - Sophomore
• Started all 13 games at right tackle.
• Helped pave the way for 401 yards rushing against Ohio (10/17) in the second half.
• Blocked for the MAC Freshman of the Year and Popeyes Bahamas Bowl MVP Jamauri Bogan who finished with 1,051 rushing yards and 16 TDs on the season.
• As a team, the Broncos were second in the MAC and 29th in the country with 204.6 yards per game on the ground.
2014 - Freshman
• Played in 12 games.

High School
• Rated as a three-star recruit by Rivals.com, ESPN/Scouts.com and 247sports.com.
• Ranked as 11th best recruit in the state of Michigan.
• Named All-American in 2013.

Personal
• Brother attends Western Michigan.
• Goes by Chukes.

Statistics

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