Season opener at Memorial Stadium scheduled for Sept. 1 vs. Nevada.
Latest addition brings Cal's number of NLI signings to 20.
Additions of Maurice Bennett and Willie Fletcher bring number of NLI signings to 19.
2012: Cal's No. 10 recruit according to Athlon, while Phil Steele has him as his No. 69 national freshman offensive lineman ... enrolled early for the spring semester at Cal and participated with the team during its spring practices.
WESTBURY HS: An All-Region selection of PrepStar and SuperPrep as a 2011 senior ... ranked as the nation's No. 30 offensive tackle recruit, while Scout had him at No. 34, Rivals at No. 67 and MaxPreps on its list of the nation's top offensive tackles but with no specific ranking ... state of Texas rankings were as the No. 39 overall player by ESPN and No. 97 according to Rivals ... four-star recruit of ESPN and MaxPreps, while Rivals, Scout and 247Sports garnered him with three stars ... graduated from high school in three and a half years ... ESPN said "Okafor has the size and athleticism for the offensive tackle at the BCS level of play. We see good potential for growth over time."
PERSONAL: Full name is Chukwdiebere Christian Okafor ... born May 21, 1994 ... parents are Patrick and Patience Okafor ... major is undeclared.
LAST UPDATED: July 26, 2012