Cornerstone of an Aggie offensive front that cleared the way for an offense that outscored opponents nearly 2-to-1, led the SEC in rushing, passing, scoring and total offense and ranked third nationally in total offense and scoring offense … blocked for freshman quarterback Johnny Manziel in a record-breaking season that earned him the Heisman Trophy ... started all 13 games at offensive guard.
Had a strong debut season despite being hampered by an ankle injury suffered in his first career start against Arkansas causing him to miss the next three games … re-entered the starting lineup in game nine and started the final five games of the season … saw action in 10 games with six starts … mainstay of the Aggies’ offensive front that allowed just nine sacks in 13 games and set school records for total, passing and scoring offense … offense front paved the way for an offense that averaged 490.2 yards of total offense, 291.1 passing yards and 39.1 points per game … helped the Aggies rush for 199.2 yard per game, which ranked No. 24 nationally … The Aggies were one of the few teams nationally to rank in the top 25 in all four major offense statistical categories.
Coached by Tom Westerberg at Allen High School ... a two-time all-state selection ... The Associated Press second-team all-state pick and unanimous first-team all-district honoree as a senior (2009) ... US Army All-American ... helped lead the way for an Allen offense that averaged over 466 yards per game, allowing just one sack ... a first-team all-state selection by The Associated Press as a junior (2008) ... part of the Eagles’ state championship team ... was the best blocker for an offense that averaged 36.1 points and 225 rushing yards per game ... a first-team all-district pick and a first-team All-Dallas Area honoree by The Dallas Morning News ... chose Texas A&M over offers from Nebraska, Kansas, Texas Tech and Oklahoma State.
Cedric Ogbuehi is the son of Kelly and Chris Ogbuehi of Allen, Texas ... born April 25, 1992 ... recreation, parks, and tourism sciences major.