Third-year member of the squad as a sophomore • athletic player with good speed who has outstanding raw talent • projected as No. 2 right defensive end behind senior Vince Hollerman • can also play defensive tackle • one of nine returning players with playing experience on the defensive line.
Worked his way into the mix at defensive line as a redshirt freshman • appeared in a backup role in the first four games of the season to earn his second letter • was injured vs. James Madison and missed the remainder of the season • registered four tackles, including two vs. Delaware State and one each against Pitt and Colgate.
Did not see game action as a backup defensive lineman and retained freshman eligibility • one of two defensive linemen in 2013 recruiting class.
Played at first-year program Monteverde Academy in Florida for head coach Walter Banks • lived in Germany and was coached by former Blue Hen All-American wide receiver Aaron Love on club team • in Germany, played for the Kiel Baltic Hurricanes and was a member of the State Under-19 All-Star Team in 2011 • team won the state championship in 2012 • two-time team captain.
Cedric Jkechakwa Udegbe ("ooh-deg-buh”) • born Nov. 6, 1994 in Germany • son of Benjiman and Sandra Udegbe • nationality is half-German and half-Nigerian • has not declared a major at Delaware • brother, Robin Udegbe, plays professional soccer in Germany as a goalkeeper.
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Tackles: 2 vs. Delaware State, 2014