2005: Did not play.
2004: Started all 12 games at left guard ... part of offensive line that helped Boilermakers rank fourth in nation in passing offense at 321.2 yards per game.
2003: Appeared in three games as reserve ... played vs. Arizona on Sept. 20, vs. Illinois on Oct. 4 and vs. Northwestern on Nov. 1.
2002: Did not play ... moved from defensive tackle to offensive guard.
High School: Ranked as No. 48 defensive tackle in nation by Student Sports ... second team all-district as senior after recording 57 tackles, including three sacks, and recovering two fumbles ... played in Coca-Cola Classic All-Star Game ... had 37 tackles, including one sack, and one fumble recovery as junior ... coach was Bill Patterson ... also participated in track and field.
Personal: Given name is Uche Eberi Nwaneri ... born March 20, 1984 ... law and society major ... enjoys drawing and playing video games.