34  Tayo Agboke
Tayo Agboke


Houston, Texas

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 205




Has progressed steadily during his career and could see significant game time this season ? Enters the season No. 2 at an outside safety position behind fellow senior David Johnson ? Likely to play on special teams ? Also had two years experience on the UK junior varsity ... Has played in nine games.

2001 (Junior): Played in nine games, mostly on special teams ... Made four tackles ... Earned his first varsity letter.

2000 (Sophomore): Played for the UK junior varsity ? Also practiced with the varsity.

1999 (Freshman): Played for the UK junior varsity.

High School: Two-year starter at linebacker at Dulles HS in Houston, Tex. ? All-district performer as a senior, making 70 tackles while leading his team in tackles for loss with 13 ? Made 50 tackles his junior season ? Coached by Jim Creech ? Three-year letterman in track, running the 400 meters ? Honor roll student ? Four years in the Air Force Junior ROTC, including two years as an officer.

Personal: Full name is Adetayo Ahmed Agboke ? Last name is pronounced ?ah-BO-kay? ? Born 11-29-81 in Houston, Tex. ? Son of Adewale and Tracy Agboke ? Adetayo?s brother, Adewale, played for Louisville in 2000, but is no longer playing football ? The Agboke family now lives in Lexington ? Major is economics.

The Cats? Cause: Served dinner at the Hope Shelter (2002) ... Celebrity reader at Russell Cave Elementary (2002).

Agboke Career Statistics
Year   Position G-GS Tackles TFL-Yds.	
2001   Safety   9-0     4       0
2015 National Signing Day Commonwealth Stadium