Ahki Muhammad
Ahki Muhammad


Hayward, Calif.

High School:
James Logan HS

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 180

Defensive Back


2014: Signed with Nevada

High School
From James Logan HS in Union City, Calif. ... Earned six varsity letters in football and track and field ... Was first-team All-East Bay as a defensive back and second-team All-Metro League as a running back ... Ran for 1,100 yards and 23 touchdowns while recording 23 tackles with 11 pass breakups and four interceptions ... Won championships in the 100 meters and triple jump during his high school career.

Born Ahki Sudan Muhammad on May 11, 1996 ... Son of Meiko Nelson and Ansar Muhammad ... Cousin is major league outfielder Nyjer Morgan ... While playing high school football, also held a part-time job working on roller skates at a drive-in restaurant ... Has interest in medical school.

Polian on Muhammad
"Ahki is an explosive cornerback who can move his feet and tackles extremely well. For a high school DB, he is a really physical football player and that should serve him well in our scheme. We have been following him his since his junior year and we are excited to add him to this special class."

Recruiting coach: Mike Bradeson