- Nyiakki Height
Nyiakki Height


Marietta, Ga.

High School:
Osborne HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 191

Wide Receiver


While in his first season at UAB in 2012, Height saw reserve action in the secondary ... moved to wide receiver prior to 2013 spring practice ... saw action on both sides of the ball in high school ... has been smooth transition back to offensive side thus far ... listed as No. 2 at "Z" wide receiver coming out of spring practice.

2012: Played in 10 games for the Blazers as a true freshman ... finished the season with 15 tackles, including eight solo hits ... posted season-high five tackles in back-to-back games vs. Southeastern Louisiana and Houston ... had a single tackle against Troy, South Carolina, Tulsa, Marshall and UCF ... named to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for 2012-13.

High School: Attended Osborne High School in metro-Atlanta ... standout athlete that excelled at both wide receiver and defensive back for coach Xarvia Smith at Osborne High School ... named a 5AAAA North All-Region player in senior season ... recorded 36 catches for 722 yards and four touchdowns in 2010 as a junior ... in senior season hauled in 23 receptions for 301 yards and four scores ... collected 43.5 tackles, three tackles for loss and one interception in final season with the Cardinals.

Personal: Born Nov. 7, 1993 at Atlanta, Ga. ... son of Onita Height and Terrance Love (deceased) ... major is fitness leadership.