When a true freshman gets the start on a Division I football team, especially one in the Southeastern Conference, either one of two things is true: Either the team he plays for is awful or the young man is special. Olufemi Oladipupu Ajiboye (there's a reason he's simply referred to as Ladi) sat down Tuesday to explain where his Gamecocks stand and how he got promoted to starting defensive tackle.
September 11, 2007
With a veteran defense returning, including roughly nine starters from the 2006 unit that ranked 29th in the country in scoring defense, it was a true freshman that stole the show on the defensive side of the ball in Saturday morning's scrimmage at Williams Brice Stadium.
March 24, 2007
Hargrave Military (Chatham, VA) 3-star defensive tackle Ladi Ajiboye officially announced his commitment to the University of South Carolina on Wednesday afternoon. Ajiboye, who was considered a Virginia Tech commitment during his time at Hargrave, believes that USC is the best fit for him.
December 20, 2006