Athletes read to students at Sequoyah Elementary School
Practices begin March 5 and end with spring game on April 6
Tulsa's Mudoh wins singing competition
John Flanders returns as starter in 2012 after missing last season
Tulsa -- Was one of several true freshmen to sit out last year due to red-shirt status . . . played cornerback in the fall, but moved to safety in the spring . . . had a great spring . . . received numerous repetitions in spring drills . . . a physical and aggressive player . . . an intelligent and coachable player . . . a dependable tackler . . . has a great future ahead of him . . . can be a force on special teams . . . was named to the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll in his first year.
High School -- A three-year letterwinner and starter at George Bush High School . . . started at cornerback and strong safety . . . credited with 96 tackles, seven TFLs, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries in his senior season . . . a two-year all-district selection . . . earned District Defensive Back of the Year as a senior . . . tallied 49 tackles and seven pass break-ups in his junior campaign . . . was named the District Sophomore of the Year and the Conference Newcomer of the Year his sophomore season . . . totaled 30 tackles and three pass break-ups as a sophomore . . . also lettered three years in track . . . high school coach was Allen Aldridge.
Personal -- Favorite NFL team is the Houston Texans . . . his favorite NFL player is Troy Polamalu . . . lists Pursuit of Happiness and 300 as his favorite movies . . . his favorite professional athlete is Kobe Bryant and his favorite pro sports team is the Los Angeles Lakers . . . favorite TV show is "Lie to Me" . . . Space Jam is his favorite sports movie . . . favorite book is Think Big by Ben Carson . . . enjoys singing . . . lists Hakeem Olajuwon and Ndamukong Suh as the most famous people he's ever met . . . has three older siblings . . . his brother, Alphonse, plays soccer overseas in France . . . parents are Gideon and Margaret Mudoh . . . majoring in accounting . . . born Yaounde, Cameroon on September 11, 1992.
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