50 Nate Ozdemir
Nate  Ozdemir

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Winter Garden, FL

High School:
West Orange

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 230

Position:
LB

Major:
Pre-Business


11/23/2015

Monday Morning with FAU Head Football Coach Charlie Partridge

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11/16/2015

Monday Morning with Head Football Coach Charlie Partridge

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11/09/2015

Monday Morning with Head Football Coach Charlie Partridge

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10/31/2015

Football Dominates FIU 31-17 in Shula Bowl

Trey Rodriguez: MVP with two touchdowns

10/26/2015

Monday Morning with Charlie Partridge

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Photo Gallery

2015: Recorded seven tackles (2-5) in the season opener at Tulsa...credited with four tackles (2-2=4) versus Miami and one QBH...earned a solo tackle versus Buffalo (9/19/15)...tallied seven tackles in the Charlotte victory as well as a pass breakup and a quarterback hurry...started versus Rice and recorded eight tackles (4-4)....one of four Owls to tally eight tackles (3-5=8) versus Marshall...recorded a team high eight tackles (3-5=8) versus UTEP...added a quarterback hurry and 1.5 tackles for a loss of two yards...had five tackle assists and a fumble recovery that set up the Owls first score in the Shula Bowl victory...injured at WKU but returned to record five tackles (1-4-5) versus Middle Tennessee...recorded two (1-1=2) tackles at UF...recorded a team leading six tackles at ODU, including a his first career sack...sack was for a loss of seven yards and he added a pass breakup.

2014:
Saw his first collegiate action in the season opener at No. 22 Nebraska...recorded two solo tackles...recorded five tackles, including 0.5 for a loss of a yard...recorded a tackle assist and recovered an onside kick in the season home opener versus Tulsa...saw action on defense and special teams at Wyoming...part of the linebacker rotation in the UTSA victory...recorded two solo tackles in the WKU win...recorded a tackle assist on special teams versus No. 23 Marshall...credited with a tackle assist versus UAB...part of the defensive rotation in the UAB contests...saw action both on defense and special teams at North Texas...saw action on both the defensive side of the ball and on special teams at Middle Tennessee...tallied three 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 transferred 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.

Game-by-Game Tackles
2014: Nebraska (2-0=2); Alabama (2-3=5); Tulsa (0-1=1); WKU (2-0=2); Marshall (0-1=1); UAB (0-1=1); Middle Tennessee (1-2=3)
2015: at Tulsa (2-5=7); Miami (2-2=4); Buffalo (1-0=1); Charlotte (6-1=7); Rice (4-4=8); Marshall (3-5=8); UTEP (3-5=8); FIU (0-5=5, 1 FR); MT (1-4=5); ODU (5-1=6)

Career Game Highs
Tackles: 8 3X
Tackles for a Loss: 1.5 at UTEP (10/24/15)
Sacks: 1.0 at ODU (11/28/15)
Interceptions: N/A
Passes Defended: 1 at Charlotte (9/26/15); 1 at ODU (11/28/15)
FR: 1 FIU (10/31/15)

2014 Season Game Highs
Tackles: 5 at Alabama (9/6/14)
Tackles for a Loss: 0.5 at Alabama (9/6/14)
Sacks: N/A
Interceptions: N/A
Passes Defended: N/A

2015 Season Game Highs
Tackles: 6 ODU (11/28/15)
Tackles for a Loss: 1.5 UTEP (10/24/15)
Sacks: 1.0 at ODU (11/28/15)
Interceptions: N/A
Passes Defended: 1 at Charlotte (9/26/15) and ODU (11/28/15)
FR: 1 FIU (10/31/15)

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