Wake Forest Demon Deacons
- Year: Graduated
As a Recruit: Okoro was recruited from Dudley (Greensboro, NC) class of 2008. He committed to Wake Forest on 2/6/2008.
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COLLEGE:The only player in school history to score a defensive PAT after scooping up a blocked PAT vs. Presbyterian (Sept. 2, 2010) and returning it for two points. 2010 (Sophomore):Played in all 12 games with eight starts ... Led the team with five pass breakups and was second on the team with two interceptions ... Added 39 tackles, including 32 solo stops .2009 (Redshirt Freshman):Named to the ACC All-Freshman team by The Sporting News ... Was a third team All-ACC team selection by Phil Steele and also a second team Freshman All-American by Phil Steele and College Football News ... Started each of the final eight games at corner ... Led the team with three interceptions and tied for the team lead with 11 pass breakups ... Finished second in the ACC in passes defended with 14 . 2008 (True Freshman):Redshirted the season. HIGH SCHOOL:Was the Greensboro News and Record All-Area Player of the Year as a senior at Dudley High School ... An outstanding cornerback who also is a dangerous receiver and punt returner ... Versatile athlete who even filled in at quarterback at times during the state title run in 2007 ... ... Played for Coach Steven Davis ... Helped the Panthers to the 3-AA state championship in 2007 ... Honor roll student all four years of high school. PERSONAL:Full name is Chibuikem Kenneth Okoro ... Majoring in health and exercise science with a minor in dance ... Son of Richmond and Patricia Okoro ... Both parents are Nigerian immigrants ... Last name is pronounced "oh-CORE-oh".
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