North Richland Hills, TX
|Height / Weight:|
6-2 / 245
Pokes have won four of six bowls under Mike Gundy.
Cowboys hunt first win in Norman since 2001.
Oklahoma State held its 2013 Spring Finale Saturday, April 20 inside Boone Pickens Stadium.
Developing player who has practiced as both a linebacker and a defensive end during his time in Stillwater.
2013 (R-Freshman): Saw the first game action of his career in the Cowboys' 59-3 win over Lamar and recorded one tackle in that contest.
High School: Attended Richland HS in North Richland Hills, Texas, where he was coached by Gene Wier ... Part of the prestigious Texas Football Magazine Super Team as a second-team selection ... Rivals ranked him as the No. 69 player in the state of Texas, regardless of position after a senior season that included 84 tackles, including 11 for loss with a defensive touchdown ... That service ranked him No. 18 among America's inside linebackers ... Had 69 tackles as a junior ... Had more than 30 reported scholarship offers, including Alabama, Auburn, LSU, Michigan, Stanford and Texas A&M ... Also was a basketball player and high jumper on the track and field team ... Member of the A and B Honor Roll ... Participated with FCA and single-handedly led a fundraising effort to help a local family at Christmas.
Personal: Jeremiah Tshimanga was born Oct. 5, 1993, in Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo ... Majoring in political science.