Elijah Teague
Elijah  Teague

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
South Holland, Ill.

High School:
Marist HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 295

Position:
DL


OVERVIEW: A consensus three-star recruit • ranked the No. 6 overall recruit in Illinois and is the No. 33 defensive tackle in his class by the 247Sports composite rankings.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attends Marist High School in Chicago, Ill. • wore No. 52 for the RedHawks • earned ESCC most valuable defensive lineman of the year and All-ESCC honors in 2017 • tabbed All-Illinois in 2017 • led a Marist defense that only allowed 7.08 points per game and went 11-1 in 2017 • won East Suburban Catholic Conference Defensive MVP his junior season and helped Marist to a conference championship • also lettered in wrestling and track and field • coached by Ron Dawczak.

PERSONAL: Son of Olandis White • has one brother (Johnny).

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Competing For Super Bowl Berth

Gophers Competing For Super Bowl Berth

1/16/2018 - Football

Former Gophers Marcus Sherels and Jalen Myrick and their respective teams will be competing on Sunday for a berth in Super Bowl LII, which will be contested in Minneapolis on Feb. 4, 2018.

A Look At The 2018 Schedule

A Look At The 2018 Schedule

1/9/2018 - Football

Minnesota will face seven teams who went to a bowl game last season and four teams who won at least 10 games.

Richardson Selected For Tropical Bowl

Richardson Selected For Tropical Bowl

1/9/2018 - Football

Steven Richardson has accepted an invitation to play in the FBS All Americans Tropical Bowl on Jan. 14 in Daytona Beach, Fla.

Get daily updates delivered to your inbox!

Proud Sponsors Of Gopher Athletics