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Alex Obomese

Height: 6-3 | Weight: 245 | College: Texas-El Paso
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2005 Season

Second team All-Conference USA as voted by the coaches and media … led the team with 6.5 sacks (50 yards) and was sixth on the team with 57 tackles (25 solo) … also had 10.5 tackles for losses (62 yards), two interceptions (nine yards), three pass break-ups and one forced fumble … rated third in C-USA and tied for 76th in the NCAA with 0.5 sacks per game … had tackles for losses in nine of 12 games and more than one in three outings … had five or more tackles in five games … career-best 11 tackles (one solo), including a TFL, a forced fumble and his first career interception against Houston … second interception came against Marshall … two sacks (23 yards) against Texas Southern … one and a half sacks (nine yards) at New Mexico State … eight tackles (four solo) and 1.5 TFLs (five yards) at SMU.

2004 Season

Notched 36 tackles (23 solo) in 12 games, including one start (Rice) … recorded seven tackles for losses (32 yards) and 4.5 sacks (26 yards) … also had two QB hurries and three passes batted down … posted a season-best seven tackles, including two for losses (11 yards) and one sack (nine yards) at Louisiana Tech … six tackles, including two TFLs (four yards), at Arizona State … chalked up five stops against SMU and Boise State … three tackles, including a nine- yard sack, in the EV1.net Houston Bowl versus Colorado … scored points for the UTEP track and field team at the 2004 WAC Outdoor Championships … finished eighth in the javelin.

2003 Season

Posted 25 tackles, 2.5 tackles for losses, six quarterback pressures and a forced fumble … credited with a season-high six tackles at Rice … four stops against San Jose State … three tackles, including one for loss, at SMU … had two quarterback hurries in two contests (versus Louisiana Tech, at Boise State) … forced a fumble against Fresno State … played in all 13 games.

2002 Season


High School

Second team All-District 17-5A honoree as a senior at Westbury High School, registering 70 stops … saw action at three positions (defensive end, outside linebacker, tight end) as a senior … scored one touchdown on offense and another on defense with a 50-yard fumble return for a score … top offensive performance was a three-catch, 45-yard effort versus Bel Air … honorable mention All-District selection as a junior … member of 9-3, district championship team as a sophomore … placed in the top 15 in both the discus and javelin at junior olympics for seven consecutive years … member of the Spanish Honor Society and the track club.


Parents are Anthony and Veronica Obomese … has one brother and two sisters … full name is Alex Ehizode Obomese … nickname is "Obo" … born 5/9/84 (Houston, Texas) … psychology major.


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