The Gophers finished fourth at the indoor Big Ten meet a year ago
Minnesota hosts its final home meet of the 2015 season this Saturday
Minnesota will compete at the Iowa State Classic and the St. Thomas Showcase this week
The Gophers ran the second-fastest indoor 4x400-meter relay in program history
Minnesota competed at Nebraska and Notre Dame Friday
High School: A 2014 graduate of Eagan High School two-time all-state honoree nine-time Minnesota State Class AA state meet participant in the 100m (2011, 2012, 2013), 200m (2011, 2012, 2013), 4x200m (2014) and 4x400m (2013, 2014) 14-time South Suburban Conference champion from 2009 to 2014 holds school records in the 200m and 4x400m relay placed 10th in the 100m at the state meet as a freshman, sophomore and junior earned a career-best fourth-place finish in the 200m at the state meet as a junior Triple "A" award winner for academics, athletics and arts academic all-state honoree National Honor Society member.
Personal: Born November 27, 1995 guardians are Ngozi Akubuike and Femi Akanni has one brother, Isaac finished second at 2013 National Speech and Debate Association tournament X-Factor participant plays the alto saxophone undecided on a major.