Awards and Honors
2011 Co-captain ... 2011 Sports Illustrated
first-team All-American … 2011 first-team All-Big 12 selection (AP, Coaches) … 2011 Rotary Lombardi Watch List (Rotary Club of Houston's Most Outstanding Lineman) ... 2011 Outland Trophy Watch List (Nation's Best Interior Lineman) ... Phil Steele's College Football Preview 2011 Preseason First-Team All-America and First-Team All-Big 12 ... The Sporting News 2011 College Football Preview Second-Team All-America and First-Team All-Big 12 ... Lindy's Sports 2011 College Football Preview Second-Team All-American and First-Team All-Big 12 ... 2009 AP second-team All-Big 12 ... 2010 Honorable mention All-Big 12 (AP, Coaches) ... Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (F07, S08, F10) ... 2007 Offensive Scout Team Player of the Year.
Co-captain ... earned All-American honors from Sports Illustrated
, becoming the first Cyclone to earn All-America honors since Ben Bruns in 2000 … first-team all-conference honoree from both the media and coaches … started all 13 games for the Cyclones, finishing his career with 44 consecutive starts … played in 49 games in his career … projected as a 2012 first-round NFL draft pick (Fox Sports.com, ESPN.com, CNNSI.com, NFLDraftScout.com).
Earned honorable mention all-conference honors … started and played in every game.
Started every game en route to second-team all-Big 12 honors.
Played in every game, starting five contests.
Redshirted initial collegiate season.
Helped lead District 17-5A Region III Langham Creek to 6-4 record senior year ... saw action at right tackle ... coached by Mac Woodfin.
Born June 24, 1989 in Houston, Texas ... son of Imelda and Paul Osemele ... liberal studies major ... last name pronounced kah-LETCH-ee oh-sem-AH-lee.