Awards and Honors:
2009 second-team All-Big 12 (AP); 2009 Honorable mention All-Big 12 (coaches); Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll (S08); 2008 first team Academic All-Big 12
Earned AP second-team All-Big 12 honors ... started every game at left tackle last season.
Played in 11 games, making starts at left tackle and right guard.
Redshirted initial collegiate season.
Helped lead District 17-5A Region III Langham Creek to 6-4 record senior year ... saw action at right tackle ... chose Iowa State over Houston, TCU, Missouri, Rice and UTEP ... Rivals.com three-star recruit ... Scout.com two-star prospect ... Texasprepxtra.com Top-100 Greater Senior Houston prospect ... named one of Max Emfinger Recruiting’s Top 200 playmakers in the state of Texas ... played in the same conference as fellow Iowa State defensive tackle recruit, Jerrod Black ... coached by Mac Woodfin.
Born June 24, 1989 ... son of Emilda and Paul Osemele ... business major ... last name pronounced oh-SEM-lee.