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#34 Greg Nwoko
Position: Running Back
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 235
Year: Junior
Hometown: Pflugerville, Texas
Experience: 2 Letters

At Arizona: Moved to linebacker during 2012 fall camp ... Missed all of 2011 after spring knee surgery kept him out of action ... Was expected to contend for 1-A duty before the injury ... Tied for team-high 4.7 yards per carry in 2010 ... One start (USC) in 13 appearances ... Career-highs of 72 yards and two touchdowns, on seven carries, against Citadel ... Caught six passes for 39 yards ... Lettered as a redshirt freshman in 2009, with work in 10 games ... Career-best 16 carries twice (UW, UO) with 54 yards against Huskies and season-best 58 against Ducks ... Breakaway ability shown in career-best 43-yard run in Stanford victory ... Had touchdowns in those three games ... Good receiver with season-high five catches for 85 yards against OSU and four each in Washington and ASU games ... Had a 52-yard grab against the Beavers on the first play of a scoring drive ... 18 receptions for 186 yards in 2009 to lead UA running backs ... Started the ASU game ... Redshirted the 2008 season.

High School: All-District 14-5A First-Team running back in his final two years for head coach George Herrmann ... Rushed for 1,446 yards on 225 carries his senior year, with 20 touchdowns ... Caught 15 passes for 213 yards and a score ... Played in winged T with two other backs who together combined for 4,000 yards rushing ... Jumbo back in a so-called grind-it-out system that helped team get to 5A Division II title game against Katy ... 5ATexasFootball Preseason `Super List'.

Personal: Majoring in general studies with a focus on science, technology, health and society ... UA Student-Athlete of the Month honors for January 2009.

Career Stats - Rushing
Career Stats - Receiving