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    Ike Ndukwe
    Ike Ndukwe

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Powell, Ohio

    High School:
    Dublin Coffman

    Height / Weight:
    6-6 / 300

    Position:
    Offensive Line



    The 2004 Scouting Report: A fifth-year senior, Ndukwe is one of the stalwarts on NU?s offensive line ? One of five returning starters, he plays left guard ? A tremendous talent who was slowed for some time with injury issues ? Has great size and strength ? Still capable of raising his play another notch.

    2003: Overcame a series of injuries the past few years to earn a starting position at left guard ... Started all 13 games ... Earned ?championship game? performances in NU?s last three Big Ten wins ... Played a key role in NU?s offensive success, especially with its rushing game.

    2002: Appeared in seven games, all as a reserve ... Slowed midway through the season with an injury.

    2001: Played in four games?all in a reserve role at right offensive tackle?including three of the last four season contests: Indiana, Iowa and Bowling Green.

    2000: Redshirted.

    High School: 89th-rated lineman nationally by Rivals100.com ... PrepStar All-Midwest ... Tom Lemming's Reebok Super 200 ... ESPN Super 250 ... Led team with 32 knockdown blocks ... Second-team all-state ... Second-team All-Ohio Capital Conference ... Team won conference title in his junior year ... Nominee for "Big 33" game (Pennsylvania vs. Ohio) ... Also lettered in wrestling ... Honor and Merit Roll ... Student Senate Officer ... High school coach was Eric Tudor.

    Personal: Born Ikechuku Nelson Ndukwe on 7/17/82Son of Stephen and Nnenna Ndukwe.