With the Win, the Bruins snapped a five-game losing streak to the Wildcats.
Joe Sofia leads the list with a 3.96 cumulative grade point average.
UCLA football takes on Arizona
2012 - Saw his first game action this season ... Appeared in two contests ... Had 16 rushing attempts on the season for 40 yards and a touchdown ... Ran three times for 11 yards against Houston ... Had 13 carries for 9 yards and a score against Arizona ... Scored on a one-yard run versus the Wildcats.
2011 - Did not see game action in first full year in the program..Redshirt season
2010 - Joined team during winter training
HIGH SCHOOL - Earned three letters at Hesperia HS (Hesperia,CA) for coach Robert Kistner and Jeremy Topete... Saw action at running back, linebacker, safety, wide receiver, and defensive end... Served as a team captain his junior and senior seasons.. As a junior in 2008, he was named first team Mojave River League on Defense he registered 75 tackles, 12 sacks, and four forced fumbles... Also receiving first team Daily Press All-Area and All-CIF honorable Mention... Senior season was cut shot when suffered a broken leg three plays into his first game... earned preseason accolades: Top returning defensive senior and player to watch out for from Daily Star.. Also lettering in basketball and track
PERSONAL - Full Name: Melvin Chiebuka Chijeoke Emesibe...Born February 23,1992 in Nashville,TN.. Parents: Vincent and Nimi McCoy (uncle and aunt)... Has three brothers, Patterson,Galvin,and Kennedy and one sister, Mercedes.. Biggest sports thrill to date was leading his high school to the only undefeated football season and league title it has had in its 30 year existence... Favorite Athletes are Walter Payton, Michael Jordan, and Muhammad Ali... Hobbies include watching movies and hanging out with friends and family... twin brother, Galvin played DT football at UC Davis and Cousin, Femi, played CB at San Diego State
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