Duke Anyanwu
Duke Anyanwu

RS Sophomore

Blaine, Minn.

High School:
Blaine HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 250


Sport Management


2015 Position Preview: Tight Ends, Fullbacks

One senior and eight underclassmen highlight group of tight ends, while two veterans form fullback pairing

2014: Suffered a knee injury in fall camp and missed the entire season • granted a sixth year of eligibility and now has three seasons of competition remaining and three years in which to use those seasons (2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18).

2013 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Made his Minnesota and collegiate debut against Western Illinois where he played on special teams.

2012: Missed the entire season due to a knee injury.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Blaine High School • helped lead team to an 8-3 record as a senior • Blaine advanced to section championship game in 2011 • earned Honorable Mention All-State honors at the All-Purpose position • completed 101-of-174 passes for 926 yards with 5 touchdowns and 10 interceptions as a senior • rushed for 1,130 yards on 199 carries with 18 touchdowns in 2011 • coached by Shannon Gerrety.

PERSONAL: Born Sept. 21, 1994 • son of Maryanne Anwanyu.


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