Mids fall to 5-3 on the year
Navy owns an 8-1 record in home openers under head coach Ken Niumatalolo
Senior outside linebacker from Memphis, Tenn.
Sophomore guard from Portland, Ore.
Sophomore nose guard from Antioch, Tenn.
• At Navy: Enters the fall third on the depth chart at cornerback ... good athlete ... has the confidence to play the position ... has good ball skills and runs well ... has dropped seven pounds since last fall to help with his speed ... has earned one varsity letter.
• 2016: Played in nine contests, including each of the last seven as a member of special teams ... made his collegiate debut in Navy’s opener against Fordham.
• High School / Personal: A 2015 graduate of Clovis North High School, Obanor attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2015-16 academic year ... a two-sport athlete who earned letters in football (3) and track & field ... member of the Clovis North football teams that won back-to-back TRAC Championships in 2014 and ‘15 ... also took a recruiting visit to Nevada ... son of Ben and Eki Obanor ... majoring in political science.