Academic All-WAC (2007)
Quickly: Last name is pronounced Oh-dong... Promising cornerback who has shown solid progress and development... Enters the fall slated as a backup at cornerback but is expected to see significant action... Exceptional special teams player. 2007 (Fr.): Played in all 12 games, starting last three games of season... Made 38 tackles (23 solo, 15 assists) with 2.0 tackles for loss, one interception and one forced fumble... Had season-best six tackles in both the Oklahoma and Boise State games... Snared interception at Idaho... Logged forced fumble against Louisiana Tech... Had four or more stops in four games... Named season captian. 2006 (RS): Redshirted his first year at USU. High School: Was a second-team all-state and a first-team all-league selection as a defensive back... Earned second-team all-division honors as a running back as he rushed for 770 yards and nine touchdowns... Led team in interceptions and recorded 38 tackles... Also played basketball and competed in track... Was the 2005 100 meter state runner-up... Broke the national power clean record for his weight class. Personal: Full name is Eno-obong "Geno" Odong... Born July 6, 1988 in Las Vegas, Nev... Son of Friday Odong and Belinda Brooks... Has two brothers and five sisters... Plans to major in business administration... Hobbies include listening to music, cutting hair and riding his bike.