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Phillip Oboh
Phillip Oboh

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Greensboro, N.C.

High School:
Dudley

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 245

Position:
DE

Experience:
3L


2008: Started six of the 12 games he played in, earning his third letter... Earned First Team All-Big South honors after posting 33 solo tackles, 53 total tackles, 10.0 tackles for loss for 37 yards, 5.0 sacks for 31 yards, one forced fumble and one blocked kick... Was fourth on the team and 36th in the Big South in total tackles, while ranking fifth in the league in sacks and ninth in tackles for loss... Posted a season-best eight tackles, including four solos, 3.0 tackles for loss and 0.5 sacks, in the road win at North Carolina A&T... Had five solo tackles, including 2.0 sacks, in the victory at Presbyterian... Had three tackles, with 1.5 tackles for loss, and a blocked kick in the win over Towson... Earned seven tackles against Liberty and six against Stony Brook... Recorded at least two tackles in all 12 games and five tackles or more in six of them... 2008 Preseason All-Big South selection at defensive end...

2007: Started in nine of his 11 games played for Coastal Carolina, picking up his second letter... Named Second Team All-Big South after posting 29 solo and 54 total tackles, including 8.5 tackles for 33 yards of loss and 4.0 sacks for 21 yards... Ranked sixth in the Big South in sacks, tied for sixth in tackles for loss and tied for 25th in the Big South at 4.9 tackles per game... Had a career-high 12 tackles, including two tackles for loss and one sack, against Georgia Southern... Posted nine tackles with 3.0 tackles for 17 yards of loss, including 2.0 sacks for 15 yards, in the home opening win over Winston-Salem State... Had 16 total tackles in Big South action, including 2.0 tackles for loss...

2006: Earned his first collegiate letter after playing in four games for the Chants... Finished the year with six tackles and two sacks... Had four tackles, including two sacks, in the win over Savannah State... Also posted a pair of tackles at Appalachian State...

High School: Two-year starter and three-year letterwinner at Dudley, serving as team captain as a senior... Named All-Conference and Conference Defensive Player of the Year after recording 101.5 tackles, 27 tackles for loss, nine sacks and 11 hurries his senior year... Added two pass breakups, six forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and one blocked kick... Also had 10 catches for 99 yards and three touchdowns as a tight end... Also played baseball his freshman year... Named to the Honor Roll and Who's Who Among High School Students...

Personal: Full name: Phillip Usifo Oboh... Son of Felix and Rhonda Oboh... Major is health promotion.