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Kenean Caldwell - Football - Kansas Jayhawks

Kenean Caldwell

Position Defensive Tackle
Height 6'3"
Weight 325 lbs.
Class RS-Junior
Hometown Oak Grove, La.
High School Oak Grove HS

2023 (R-So.): Missouri State: Earned one solo tackle in the season opener … at Nevada: Recorded two total tackles.

2021 (So.): Played in 10 games during the season, starting at defensive tackle in six of those games … Got his first career start against Texas Tech … Recorded 13 tackles on the season … South Dakota: Recorded 3 tackles in the season-opener against the Coyotes … at Coastal Carolina: Tallied one tackle at Coastal Carolina … at Duke: Recorded two tackles on the road at Duke … Texas Tech: Recorded one tackle in his first career start … at Oklahoma State: Recorded one tackle against the Cowboys … Kansas State: Recorded one tackle against the Wildcats … at TCU: Tallied two tackles at TCU … West Virginia: Finished his sophomore season with one tackle against the Mountaineers. at Cincinnati: Assisted on a tackle in the win over the Bearcats…

2020 (Fr.): Played in six of KU’s nine games as a true freshman on the defensive line. Coastal Carolina: Made his collegiate debut against the Chanticleers in the Jayhawks’ season opener but did not record any stats … at Baylor: Saw playing time against the Bears in Waco but did not record any stats … Oklahoma State: Played against the Cowboys but did not record any stats … at West Virginia: Did not record any statistics while on the field for the Jayhawks in Morgantown … at Kansas State: Took to the field for the fifth-straight game of the season without collecting any stats on the afternoon … at Oklahoma: Played against the Sooners in Norman but did not record any stats.

High School: Rated a three star recruit by Rivals and 247 Sports … 247 Sports had him ranked as the No. 37 recruit in the state of Louisiana … Was selected to play in the 2019 Louisiana Gridiron football All Star Game … Helped Oak Grove to win the 2019 1A Louisiana state championship … Was an honorable mention All-State and first team All-District selection as a sophomore in 2017.

Personal: Son of Kewanda Caldwell and Kendell Brown … Plans to major in sports management … Chose Kansas over offers from Oregon, TCU, Colorado, Texas A&M, Mississippi State and more.