About Odocha: Elusive runner ... provides quality depth in the backfield ... ran four times for 16 yards in annual spring game.
2011: Played in five games ... rushed 10 times for 82 yards and a touchdown ... made collegiate debut in the opener at Northern Illinois ... rushed three times for 20 yards against the Huskies ... carried the ball once for 16 yards at Ball State ... two carries for 14 yards and first career touchdown opposite Tulane ... rushed the ball a career-high four times for a career-best 32 yards, including an 18-yard gain, in the win over Fordham.
2010: Did not appear in a varsity contest.
2009: Did not appear in a varsity contest.
High School: Lettered twice at Atholton High School ... earned all-county, all-metro and all-state honors ... named Howard County Offensive Player of the Year ... led the state in rushing during 10-game regular season ... starter in Baltimore Touchdown Club All-Star Game ... named team MVP and most athletic in Atholton senior class ... set school records for single game rushing touchdowns (4), single season 100-yard games (9) and single season 200-yard games (5) ... rushed for school-record 2019 yards and 19 touchdowns during final season ... averaged 8.3 yards per rush ... ran 50 times for 450 yards and five scores as a junior ... helped team to 3A east playoffs in final season ... lettered four times in track & field ... concentrated on sprint events ... captained team twice.
Personal: Born June 27, 1990 ... given name is Kelechi Chidi Odocha ... parents' names are Okay and Carolyn Odocha ... father, Okay, is a liver and kidney transplant surgeon ... brother, Tochi, earned track & field scholarship to Howard University ... majoring in Management.