Football


Ade Adeyemo
Ade Adeyemo
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Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
St. Rita

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 195

Position:
WR

Experience:
1-1

2003: Saw action in eight games, starting two ... Caught 16 passes for 205 yards and one touchdown ... Had career-highs in catches (6) and yards (83) vs. Northwestern ... Scored his first career touchdown on a season-long 34-yard catch at Indiana where he totaled three receptions for 52 yards ... Made two catches for 28 yards vs. Minnesota ... Caught two passes for 21 yards vs. Illinois State ... Hauled in at least one pass in each of his last seven games.

2002: Played in eight games at wide receiver and on special teams ... Did not record any stats.

2001: Played 73 snaps as a member of the punt block unit ... Also served as a backup wide receiver.

2000: Redshirted the 2000 season.

High School: Named a Prep Star All-American ... A SuperPrep All-Midwest team member and Top-25 receiver ... Named a Chicago Sun-Times Top-30 area prospect ... Caught 43 passes for 715 yards, averaging 15.4 yards a grab his senior year ... Scored four touchdowns and had over 300 return yards ... High school coach was Todd Kuska ... Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tribune All-State team ... All-Area selection ... Honorable mention All-Catholic Metro Conference player ... Caught 84 passes for 1,465 yards in his career ... Also hauled in 10 career touchdown receptions and averaged 18.5 yards per reception ... Earned seven varsity letters in football and track.

Personal: Full given name is Adeoye Oye Adeyemo ... Name pronounced ah-day ah-day-yah-mo ... Born June 18, 1982 in Huntsville, Ala. ... Name means "King" ... The son of Horatio and Mojirola Adeyemo ... Received his undergraduate degree in May 2004 ... An honor roll student at St. Rita High School ... Admires Jerry Rice for his great hands and great work ethic ... Says his friends and family most influenced his athletic career.

Career HIghs
Receptions: 6 vs. Northwestern, 11/22/03
Receiving Yards: 83 vs. Northwestern, 11/22/03
Long Reception: 34 at Indiana, 11/8/03
Touchdowns: 1 at Indiana, 11/8/03

Receiving Statistics
YEAR	G	NO	YDS	AVG	Y/PG	TD	LP
2002	8	0	0	0	0	0	0
2003	8	16	205	12.8	25.6	1	34
Total	16	16	205	12.8	12.8	1	34
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