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Dare  Odeyingbo

Irving, Texas

High School:
Cistercian Prep

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 272





Nifae Lealao: Next man up

Senior DL now a leader of Vanderbilt's defensive line in '17


Offense productive at Spring Showcase

Commodores impress in featured practice of Spring Ball


New schedule poster available for fans Saturday at Showcase

Stadium gates to open Saturday at 9 a.m. for team's featured practice


'Dores hold stadium scrimmage Saturday

Mason seeing all-around progress from squad


It's a full-gear, full-go Saturday for the Commodores

Mason happy with team's competitiveness, early progress


Vanderbilt vs. Ole Miss (Russell)

Vanderbilt vs. Ole Miss on Nov. 19, 2016.


No. 11 Auburn 23, Vanderbilt 16

Check out the USA Today photo gallery from the game between Vanderbilt and No. 11 Auburn.


Amis' Photos

Vanderbilt at Georgia (10/15/16)


Kentucky (Lassell)

Vanderbilt at Kentucky on Oct. 8, 2016.


Vanderbilt Football vs. Florida. Russell (8/1/16)

Vanderbilt hosted the No. 23 Florida Gators. Photos by John Russell (8/1/16)

Odeyingbo enjoyed his best year in a Commodore uniform as a sophomore... Played in all 13 games, earning starts at defensive end against Georgia, Auburn and Missouri... Finished the season with 21 total tackles, 10 solo stops, four tackles for loss and a quarterback sack... Also contributed a fumble recovery and defensed pass... Established a game high with four tackles at Auburn... Also produced multiple stops against South Carolina, Georgia Tech and Georgia... Posted a sack against Georgia Tech

Odeyingbo participated in eight games as a true freshman, seeing action on special teams and as a defensive end... Concluded his first season with a pair of tackles, including a tackle for loss, all coming in the Commodores' win over Austin Peay.

High School
Two-year captain for Dallas-Fort Worth metro area private school... Started all four years at RB... Also started at DE and LB during junior and season seasons... Two-time Texas-Oklahoma Private School All-State and All-Area recipient... As senior, rushed for 1,178 yards and seven touchdowns... Rushed for 1,791 yards and 23 TDs as a junior... Amassed 5,456 rushing yards and 74 total TDs during four-year varsity career... Helped squad to state playoff appearances in 2012 and 2013... Also earned letters in basketball and track & field... National Merit Semifinalist.

Oluwadamilare Odeyingbo... "Dar-A Oh-DANG-bow"... Working toward a degree in Medicine, Health & Society... Born Nov. 25, 1996 in New York... Son of Gary and Betty Odeyingbo... Has a younger brother, Dayo... Parents are natives of Nigeria... Dad works as software consultant; mom is a nurse practitioner... Avid soccer fan.

Career Highs
Total Tackles: 4, (2x) last vs. NC State, 12/25/2016
Quarterback Sacks: 1, at Georgia Tech, 9/17/2016

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