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Kyrian Obidiegwu
Kyrian  Obidiegwu

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hayward, Calif.

High School:
San Leandro HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 214

Position:
OLB

Experience:
5th


07/16/2014

Fifty Bulldogs Selected as Mountain West Scholar-Athletes

Fresno State's soccer and volleyball soccer squads led the way with six and five honors, respectively.

07/08/2014

Fifty Bulldogs Selected as Mountain West Scholar-Athletes

Fresno State's soccer and volleyball soccer squads led the way with six and five honors, respectively.

Last updated on June 29, 2015

2014 (Junior): Named to the 2014 Academic All-Mountain West Team ... played in all 14 games – staring on the special teams unit … recorded three tackles on the season, all solo stops in three respective games – at No. 15 USC, at New Mexico and vs. San Diego State … he forced a fumble on his tackle in the San Diego State game, the first forced fumble of his career ... blocked a punt vs. Southern Utah on Sept. 20 - the first Bulldog to do so since Oct. 6, 2012 – which led to a Fresno State touchdown … his blocked punt attributed to Fresno State (2) being one of 14 FBS schools to have multiple blocked punts in 2014 … forced a fumble on a kickoff return by San Diego State.

2013 (Sophomore): Named to the Mountain West All-Academic team and to the 2013-14 Mountain West Scholar-Athlete for having a 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA ... played in the first nine games of the season before a knee injury suffered in the Wyoming game on Nov. 9 ended his season ... posted two tackles on the season.

2012 (Redshirt Freshman): Did not see game action.

2011 (Freshman): Enrolled in school in the fall of 2011 and walked on to the team in the spring of 2011 ... made the president's list.

High School: Played offense and defense for coach Brad Bowers at San Leandro High School ... was an honorable mention running back ... team captain ... was on the honor roll.

Personal: Born in Nigeria ... son of Hope and Kyrian Obidiegwu, Sr. ... has four sisters, Amarachi, Sandra, Linda and Joyce ... former high school teammate, Lenny Jones, is a junior defensive end at Nevada ... majoring in health science and community health.

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