The newcomers are currently enrolled at Coastal Carolina and have joined the team for offseason workouts
Coastal Carolina has produced 17 NSCAA All-Region honorees since 2010
Coastal has earned the NSCAA Team Academic Award 11 times under head coach Shaun Docking
Uzo was also named the Big South Tournament MVP
Coastal won its second straight and 12th overall Big South Tournament championship
2014 Men's Soccer Senior Day vs. Longwood
2014 Coastal Carolina Men's Soccer vs. UNC Asheville (Oct. 11, 2014)
2014 Coastal Carolina Men's Soccer vs. Presbyterian College (Oct. 7, 2014)
2014 Coastal Carolina Men's Soccer vs. Elon (Sept. 26)
2014 Coastal Carolina Men's Soccer vs. UAB (Sept. 20)
• 2014 NSCAA Third Team All-South Region
• 2014 First Team All-Big South
• 2014 Big South Tournament MVP
• 2014 Big South All-Tournament Team
• 2013 NSCAA Second Team Scholar All-American
• 2013 NSCAA Second Team All-South Atlantic Region
• 2013 Second Team All-Big South
• 2013 Big South All-Tournament Team
• 2013 CollegeSportsMadness.com Big South Defensive Player of the Year
• 2013 Big South Preseason Defensive Player of the Year
• 2012 NSCAA Second Team All-South Atlantic Region
• 2012 Second Team All-Big South
• 2012 Big South All-Tournament Team
2014 (Senior): NSCAA All-South Region third team ... First team All-Big South selection ... Big South Tournament Most Valuable Player and All-Tournament team selection ... Named to the TopDrawerSoccer.com National Team of the Week on Nov. 18 after leading the Chants to the Big South Championship … Starter in 22 of 23 games played, logging 1,902 minutes along the Chanticleer backline … Helped the Chanticleers to a 16-6-1 record (the 16 wins tied Creighton, Syracuse, Providence and UC Irvine for the most in the NCAA) ... Anchor along the backline for a Chanticleer defense that ranked 39th in the country with a 0.85 goals against average ... Led the defense to nine shutouts during the 2014 campaign ... Led Coastal in limiting opposition to a mere 3.30 shots on goal per game … With Uzo along the backline, the Chanticleers conceded only 20 goals in 23 matches … Limited opposition to a .106 shot percentage … Notched an assist on Ricky Garbanzo’s game-winning goal at Campbell (Oct. 4) … Attempted four shots on the season … Played every minute of 15 matches.
2013 (Junior): Second team NSCAA Scholar All-American ... NSCAA All-South Atlantic Region second team ... Second team All-Big South selection ... Big South All-Tournament team ... CollegeSportsMadness.com first team All-Big South and Big South Defensive Player of the Year ... Named the Big South Defensive Player of the Week on Nov. 11 after holding Campbell's and Longwood's top scorers without as shot attempt ... Starter in all 23 games played, totaling 2,045 minutes along the backline ... Helped lead the Chanticleer backline that conceded only 20 goals in 24 games ... Helped the Chants to 12 shutouts - tying for the third most in program history - and a .500 shutout percentage, ranking 11th-best in the NCAA ... Led the Coastal backline to a 0.83 goals against average, which ranked 34th in the NCAA and tops in the Big South ... With Uzo in the back, the Chants allowed only five goals in regular season conference matches... Responsible for marking opponents top forwards ... Attempted nine shots on the season, including one on goal in the season-opening win at No. 17 Wake Forest ...Recorded a season-high two shots attempts in CCU's 5-2 victory over Campbell ... Assisted on Pedro Ribeiro's second goal in a 4-2 victory at No. 15 UNC Greensboro.
2012 (Sophomore): NSCAA All-South Atlantic Region second team ... Second team All-Big South ... Big South All-Tournament team ... Named to the College Soccer News Nation Team of the Week (Nov. 19) and the Top Drawer Soccer National Team of the Week (Oct. 22) ... Two-time Big South Conference Defensive Player of the Week honoree (Oct. 23 and Sept. 18) ... Named to both the Wolstein Classic and CCU Invitational all-tournament teams ... Appeared in each of Coastal's 25 games, staring the final 23 ... Logged 2,237 minutes along the backline ... Held Elon's Chris Thomas, the nation's leading goal scorer, to only one shot attempt in two meetings ... Scored four goals and added an assist to tally nine points ... Recorded the game-winning goals on headers in the regular season meetings against Elon and Winthrop ... Netted a goal in the Big South Championship game ... Helped lead the Chanticleer backline that conceded only 22 goals in 25 games ... Helped the Chants to 12 shutouts - the third most in program history ... Led the Coastal backline to a 0.85 goals against average, which ranked 27th in the NCAA and tops in the Big South ... With Uzo in the back, the Chants allowed only two goals in conference play ... Attempted 24 shots on the season ... Named to the 2012-13 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 GPA for the academic year.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Attended Houston Baptist University, but did not compete in intercollegiate athletics ... Originally from Lagos, Nigeria ... Member of the U17 Nigerian National Team ... Captained the Whitesands School team ... Named the Whitesands School Sportsman of the Year ... Led Whitesands to the Elite Cup championship.