Congrats on the Duck offer! Which coach(s) have you been talking with?
KO: Coach Donte (Pimpleton), and thanks.
How interested in the Ducks are you?
KO: I do not really know yet how much they are interested in me.
What did Coach Pimpleton talk with you about?
KO: He said he will make sure they bring me to Oregon (smiles)
Sounds like they are very interested, offer, and want you to visit?
KO: Yeah sure, I would like to visit soon.
How many offers you have do you have any leaders at this point?
KO: I have 16 offer and I do not have any leaders right now. I had leaders last week but not anymore.
Who was your leader last week? What changed?
KO: Tennessee and Wisconsin were my leaders, and it changed because I see more schools have interests in me.
Have you been to Oregon? Is distance a factor for you and your family?
KO: I have never been (to Oregon); distance is not a factor.
Do you think you will use one of your five official visits to Eugene?
KO: Yeah sure, I will love to visit.
What is your current height and weight? Will you be a defensive end in college? What your game like?
KO: I am 6-5, 236, right now. Yes, I am going to be a DE in college.
It seems like Coach Taggart and staff really wants to have a presence in Florida, do you feel that is true?
KO: Yeah I feel that is true.
When you think of the Ducks what do you think first?
KO: I think Oregon is a good school when it comes to sports.
So you had Tennessee and Wisconsin high on your list then you get a bunch of interest and offers that last few days?
KO: Yes, I got lots of offers since last week.
That is sweet, what a good feeling I imagine, Do you play any other sports?
KO: Yes, I do play basketball too; basketball was the sport I was doing before football.
How long have you been playing football?
KO: 10 months in April will make one year.
That is impressive, super curious, why did you start playing? Did you grow up in Florida?
KO: I started playing football because it is a game of men, and I love the contact in it. I did not grow up in Florida; I grew up in Nigeria and moved to Florida in 2015.
Interesting, tell me about you, and your family? What has life been like since moving from Nigeria?
KO: My family is in Nigeria; I live with a guardian down here. Life has been good since I moved down to Florida.
What has been the biggest adjustment? Are there plans to get your family to the States?
KO: Yeah the environment is really different, but I am fine with it. Yes, when I am financially stable, I will bring my family.
Do you have brothers and sisters?
KO: Yes, I have three sisters and two brothers.
I bet they are very proud of you, great job, keep working hard! Can you tell me your dream profession?
KO: Yes, I want to be a professional football player. After my football career, I would like to go into acting.
Who are your favorite music artist?
KO: I would pick Adele.
Help me to pronounce your first name correct; is it Kay-O-De?
KO: It's like this Ka for Car, yo for your, and de for they, Like car your they, is how you pronounce it.
KO: Yeah you can pronounce it like that too.
Thanks for the help, have a great night, great chatting with you!
KO: You are welcome sir.