2014: Saw his first collegiate action in the season opener at No. 22 Nebraska...recorded two solo tackles.
2013: Joined the team. Earned the team's Scout Teams MVP Award.
High School: Attended West Orange High School and played under Head Coach Chip Petree...led the defense his senior year as captain with 106 tackles...was also the wrestling team captain and won the district and metro championship in 2012 and 2013...won the metro weightlifting championship in 2013...he received the U.S. Army National Scholar Athlete Award...signed with the Naval Academy and participated in summer drills and preseason camp, then transfered to FAU.
Personal: Pre-business major...son of Hakan and Katie Ozdemir and born in Orlando, FL...his goal is to serve as an officer in the U.S. Army or Marine Corps...his father played professional soccer for Fenerbahce in Turkey.