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Jesse

Aniebonam

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Defensive Lineman
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 259
Year: Senior
Hometown: Silver Spring, Md.
High School: Good Counsel HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

ANIEBONAM'S HONOR ROLL

  • 2017 Athlon Sports Third Team Preseason All-Big Ten

As a Junior (2016): Appeared in all 13 games, making six starts ... Led team w/ 14.0 TFLs and 9.0 sacks ... Led all 3-4 outside linebackers in Big Ten with 30 pressures ... Totaled 46 tackles ... Ranked fifth in Big Ten with 0.69 sacks per game ... Totaled 89 TFL yards - 8th-most in program single-season history ... Notched three tackles, including a TFL, and forced a fumble vs. Boston College (12/26) ... Posted a career-high 2.0 sacks for 17 yards vs. Rutgers (11/26) ... Had three tackles and a 13-yard sack at #19 Nebraska (11/19) ... Posted four tackles, including 0.5 sack, vs. #6 Ohio State (11/12) ... Had two tackles, including 1.0 TFL, at #2 Michigan (11/5) ... Registed five tackles at Indiana (10/29) ... Had four tackles vs. Michigan State (10/22) ... Totaled four tackles against Minnesota (10/15) ... Matched career-highs with five tackles and 1.5 sacks at Penn State (10/8) ... Posted a career-high 1.5 sacks and 2.5 TFLs vs. Purdue (10/1) ... Notched career-high 3.0 TFLs at UCF (9/17) ... Totaled three tackles, including a sack, at FIU (9/9) ... Started at BUCK in season-opener vs. Howard (9/3), totaling two tackles and a 0.5 sack.

As a Sophomore (2015): Appeared in all 12 games with three starts ... totaled 23 tackles, and ranked third on team with 3.5 sacks and tied for fourth with 6.5 tackles for loss ... posted three tackles and a sack in the season-opener against Richmond (9/5) ... made first career start against Bowling Green (9/12), notching a career-high five tackles ... totaled two tackles and a sack against USF (9/19) ... had a tackle at West Virginia (9/26) ... posted a TFL against Michigan (10/3) ... started at #1 Ohio State (10/10), totaling four tackles and a TFL ... had a 0.5 sack and a PBU at #10 Iowa (10/31) ... posted a 0.5 sack vs. Wisconsin (11/7) ... notched three tackles, including a career-high 1.5 TFLs and a 0.5 sack, at #14 Michigan State (11/14) ... had two tackles at Rutgers (11/28) ... moved from outside linebacker to defensive end in team's new 4-3 base defense prior to the season.

As a Freshman (2014): Appeared in all 13 games and totaled 14 tackles including 1.0 TFL and 0.5 sack … made his collegiate debut against James Madison (8/30) and had one stop … finished with a season-best three tackles against Iowa (10/18) and at Wisconsin (10/25).

At Good Counsel High School: Starred along the defensive line for a Falcon team that reached the WCAC Semifinals … selected as a participant in the U.S. Army All-America Bowl … named a Maryland Consensus All-State first team selection and a first team Private School All-State honoree … named to the American Family Insurance All-USA D.C. Team … named an honorable mention All-Met selection by The Washington Post … tabbed an All-WCAC first team selection … honored as a Montgomery Gazette first team selection … rated a four-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals and Scout … rated the second-best prospect in the state of Maryland by Rivals, ESPN and 247Sports.com … coached by Bob Milloy.

Personal: Majoring in family science ... Cousin of former NY Giants star, Osi Umenyiora.

Career Highs
Tackles - 5 (4x, last at Indiana, 10/29/16)
Solo Tackles - 5 (vs. Bowling Green, 9/12/15)
TFL - 3.0 (at UCF, 9/17/16)
Sacks - 2.0 (vs. Rutgers, 11/26/16)
Forced Fumbles - 1 (vs. Boston College, 12/26/16)

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