Kansas Jayhawks
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Api Mane

Position Offensive Line
Height 6'3''
Weight 334 lbs.
Class Senior
Hometown East Palo Alto, Calif.
High School Menlo-Atherton HS

Career Honors: 2020: Academic All-Big 12 Football Second Team … Wuerffel Trophy Preseason Watch List.

2020 (Sr.): Academic All-Big 12 Football Second Team … Of KU’s nine total games this season, played in six of those and earned starting nods in five on KU’s offensive line … Did not register any stats on the year. Coastal Carolina: Served as a team captain in the Jayhawks’ season opener … Played at center against the Chanticleers … at Baylor: Made his first start at center this season in Waco … Oklahoma State: Against the Cowboys, made his second-consecutive start at center … at West Virginia: In the starting lineup at center for the Jayhawks, marking his third start at the position this season … at Kansas State: Got the starting nod at center for the Jayhawks’ offense in the Dillons Sunflower Showdown … at Oklahoma: Returned to action against the Sooners, making his fifth start at center this season.

2019 (RJr.): A mainstay on KU’s offensive line throughout the season, seeing playing time in each of the team’s 12 games … Earned a place in the starting lineup for the Jayhawks at both TCU and OSU. Indiana State: Saw playing time in the season opener, but did not record any stats … Coastal Carolina: Did not record any statistics in his playing time against the Chanticleers … at Boston College: Played, without recording any stats, in the Jayhawks’ road victory over the Eagles … West Virginia: Saw playing time against the Mountaineers in the team’s Big 12 Conference season opener, but did not record any stats … at TCU: Made his first start of the season, and his KU career, at center against the Horned Frogs …Oklahoma: Did not record any statistics in his playing time against the Sooners … at Texas: Played, without recording any stats, in Austin … Texas Tech and Kansas State: Saw playing time against both the Red Raiders and Wildcats in Lawrence … at Oklahoma State: Earned his second start of the season in Stillwater against the nationally ranked Cowboys …at Iowa State: Played in his 11th game of the season while in Ames … Did not record any statistics against the Cyclones …Baylor: Took to the field for the Jayhawks for the 12th time this season against the nationally ranked Bears.

2018 (Jr.): Saw action in the first three games on the offensive line … Took a redshirt.

Personal: Son of Siusavai’i and Atama Mane … Majoring in general education.