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    17  James Onwualu  
    James

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Saint Paul, MN

    High School:
    Cretin-Derham Hall

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 220

    Position:
    Linebacker


    11/23/2014

    Brian Kelly Louisville Review Teleconference Transcript

    Coach Kelly reviews the Fighting Irish's performance against Louisville.

    09/02/2014

    Brian Kelly Michigan Preview Press Conference Transcript

    Brian Kelly spoke with the media on the upcoming game with Michigan

    08/19/2014

    Football Media Day Transcript With Coaches and Players

    Coaches and players spoke with the media on Tuesday

    08/19/2014

    Media Day Transcript with Brian Kelly

    Brian Kelly spoke with the media on Tuesday

    09/22/2013

    Brian Kelly Michigan State Review Teleconference Transcript

    Notre Dame head coach discusses 17-13 home victory over the Spartans.

    11/01/2014

    No. 6 Football vs. Navy (USATSI)

    No. 6/7 Notre Dame 49, Navy 39. Photos by Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports

    10/18/2014

    Football vs. Florida State (USA Today)

    Football vs. Florida State; photos by Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports

    08/28/2013

    Fall Practice

    Images of the Irish preparing for the 2013 season at the LaBar Practice Complex.

    JAMES ONWUALU'S CAREER HIGHS

    Receptions: 1, at Pittsburgh, Nov 09, 2013 ; at Stanford, Nov 30, 2013

    Receiving yards: 23, at Pittsburgh, Nov 09, 2013 (1 receptions)

    Long reception: 23, at Pittsburgh, Nov 09, 2013

    All-purpose yards: 23, at Pittsburgh, Nov 09, 2013

    Tackles: 1, 6 times

    FRESHMAN SEASON (2013): Played in all 12 regular-season games and started four (Michigan, Oklahoma, Pittsburgh and Stanford) as rookie receiver... caught two passes for 34 yards ... also made six tackles on special teams, all solo ... had a 23-yard catch against the Panthers and an 11-yard catch against the Cardinal ... recorded single tackles in six different contests.

    HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: First-team running back on both Associated Press and Minnesota Football Coaches Association 2012 all-state squads ... named to All-Pioneer Press 2012 all-star squad as running back/wide receiver/defensive back for 2012 by Saint Paul Pioneer-Press ... ranked 22nd player nationally on Rivals.com list in "athlete" category ... listed as top player in Minnesota on Detroit Free Press Best in the Midwest ratings ... ranked 296th overall and 39th among wide receivers on Scout 300 by Scout.com ... finished senior season at Cretin-Derham Hall High School in Saint Paul, Minn., in 2012 with 574 rushing yards and 12 rushing TDs on 74 attempts, plus 26 catches for 421 yards and five more TDs ... led Suburban East Conference in scoring in 2012 with 116 points ... averaged 26.1 yards (209 total yards) on kickoff returns ... also made 10 tackles in 2012 and returned an interception 94 yards for a TD ... had 246 all-purpose yards in 2012 season-opening win over East Ridge, including that 94-yard interception return for a TD and a 45-yard TD reception ... piled up 428 receiving yards on 27 catches and five TD catches as a junior in 2011 ... rushed 71 times for 549 yards and eight TDs in 2011 ... scored 80 points in 2011 and added an interception and eight tackles ... finished with 420 rushing yards, 95 receiving yards, 70 kickoff returns yards and five tackles as a sophomore in 2010 while scoring three TDs ... from long list of Cretin-Derham Hall players to attend Notre Dame, most recently Michael Floyd and Ryan Harris ... enrolled at Notre Dame in January 2013 ... played for coach Mike Scanlan ... son of Francis Onwualu and Ann Perry ... enrolled in Mendoza College of Business, majoring in management consulting.

    Onwualu's Career Statistics

    Receiving
    Year G Rec Yds TD Long Avg
    2013 12 2 34 0 23 17.0
    Total 12 2 34 0 23 17.0
    Tackles
    Year G-S TT UT AT TFL Scks FF FR PBU INT
    2011 Did Not Play
    2013 12 6 6 0 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0
    TOTALS 12 6 6 0 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0-0 0 0-0
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