R-Fr., Linebacker, 6-0, 220
Montgomery Bell Academy
Osemwegie appears to be a starter as a redshirt freshman based
on his performance in spring practice... Combines good strength
and size with superb speed... Great in pursuit and likes to
hit... Lacks game experience, but provides defensive unit
with outside speed it didn’t possess last year... Should be
interesting to watch his progress.
Three-year starter at LB... Captain as senior... Played FB
and LB as senior... Selected Tennessee D-II Mr. Football as
senior... Was major force in MBA’s 12-0 record and three consecutive
state titles... Team compiled 34-2 record in three varsity
seasons... As senior, named first team All-State and first
team All-Midstate... Also enjoyed outstanding prep basketball
career, leading MBA to consecutive state titles... Averaged
15 ppg and eight rebounds playing center.
Osemwegie is undecided on a major.
Son of Mable Osemwegie and the late Moses Osemwegie Sr...
Born October 13, 1982... “Mo”... Mother is a police officer...
Last name is pronounced oh-SEM-uh-gee... An uncle, Harold
Oliver, played collegiately at Tennessee State... Montgomery
Bell teammates included two Commodores - CB Dominique Morris
and LB Hunter Hillenmeyer - and current Florida QB Ingle Martin...
Started attending MBA as seventh grader... Enjoys relaxing
and hanging out with friends... Plays recreational basketball.